40 Under 40, Class of 2020

Kyle Wafler


Wafler Farms, Inc

Job Title

Orchard Manager


Kyle Wafler has been involved in the family Apple farm and nursery from a young age. He learned to efficiently grow trees from his father, Paul Wafler. After graduating from Morrisville State College, he traveled to Nelson, New Zealand to work with Richard Hoddy and his family at Vailima Orchards. There he gained valuable knowledge that he's taken back to the farm and use in his position as Orchard Manager.

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