40 Under 40, Class of 2020

Benjamin Keim


Keim Orchards

Job Title

Field Operations Manager


Keim is a fifth-generation grower in Berks county Pennsylvania, focusing on fresh market apples and peaches. Upon completing his degree in Horticulture from Penn State University, he returned to the farm in 2010. His focus on the farm is coordinating field operations and food safety. He also serves as President of the State Horticultural Association of Pennsylvania.

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