Growing Farmers film, 2012

Growing Farmers (Complete film 2012) on Vimeo 

Scott Chaskey is the head farmer at Quail Hill Farm in Amagansett, New York and author of the book The Common Ground: Seasons on an Organic Farm

Quail Hill Farm is an organic community farm on the eastern tip of Long Island, one of first of the growing 1,500 community-supported agricultural farms in the country, feeding over 200 families plus suppling food to restaurants, a school, and food pantries. The Pecoconic Land trust created a short film ( about 16 minutes total) about the farmers in this area, including Chaskey. The film gives a peak into the life of young farmers today and their challenges.

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