Alex Traven

Peace Tree Farm

Alex Traven is Head Grower, Operations Manager, and second generation at Peace Tree Farm in Kintnersville, Pennsylvania. Alex has been involved in precision horticulture since birth and studied Plant Science at Cornell University. As Head Grower, Alex manages Peace Tree Farm’s innovative and integrated Biocontrol system. As a Biocontrol native, Alex is excited to share in creating a vision of the future of this industry.

Peace Tree Farm is a premier propagator and grower of hundreds of varieties of organic herbs and edibles, unique garden and house plants, and much more. They are a small company with an outsized impact on the Horticulture Industry. For more than a decade they have been industry leaders in adoption and advancement of Biocontrols, frequently collaborating with researchers, experts, and producers. They have also led the charge of promoting greenhouse automation technology for smaller-scale growers.