40 Under 40, Class of 2020

Trevor Hardy


Brookdale Fruit Farm

Job Title

Farm Supplies Manager and Systems Engineer along with Assistant Crop Production Manager


Trevor is a 7th generation fruit and vegetable farmer with a degree in Industrial Engineering. He is the Current President of New England Vegetable and Berry Growers Association, as well as President of Hillsborough County Farm Bureau. He built and operates Brookdale Farm Supplies the largest irrigation and row crop supplies company in New England. His focus is on change in the industry towards no till vegetable production, high density apple production and the implementation of Lean principles on farms.

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