Publisher: Viking Adult; 1st edition (April 21, 2005)
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when you consider that 1990, Scott Chaskey has labored as a land steward and farmer for the Peconic Land belief at Quail Hill Farm in Amagansett, ny, an natural group farm. Over the years, he has recorded his meditations on climate, flora and fauna, soil, seed, root, plant, and flower, and during this universal floor, he has equipped a few of these reflections season by way of season, in the course of the process 365 days at the farm. Chaskey’s observations mirror a doer’s appreciate for the rhetoric of the fields and a firsthand wisdom of the interdependence of soils, vegetation, animals, and people. His contagious experience of ask yourself and inventive sensibility illustrate why planting and reaping are such an incredible a part of what defines the human group and the human . Like Joan Gussow’s This natural lifestyles or Verlyn Klinkenborg’s the agricultural existence, this inspirational evocation of a existence spent operating the earth is bound to develop into a vintage of nature writing, in addition to beautiful to today’s burgeoning natural way of life viewers.