Poet, Farmer & Educator
Farmer, poet, and pioneer of the community farming movement, Scott Chaskey is the kind of progressive thinker that doesn't come around often. Weaving together his passion for farming and prose, Scott has penned multiple books on the community farming movement, creating a road-map for Americans who want to live off the land as a community."
- from "Here’s the Thing," host Alec Baldwin.
He has appeared as a public speaker, for readings and keynote addresses at such highlight events in the vital ecological movement as:
Selected Recent Appearances
Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Great River, NY, April 2015
Long Island Food Conference , Hofstra Un., NY, April 2015
International Seed Library Forum, Tucson, Arizona, May 2015
Marders Garden Center, Bridgehampton, NY, May 2015
National Heirloom Expo, Santa Rosa, Ca., September 2015
Center for Agroecology, UC Santa Cruz, Ca., September 2015
International CSA Conference, Beijing, China, November 2015
“Our Common Home,” The Great Hall, Cooper Union, NYC, March 2016
Amagansett Food Institute, NY, April 2016