The Kirschenmann Lecture
Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture launched the Kirschenmann Lecture in 2015 in honor of trail-blazing sustainable farming leader Fred Kirschenmann, our Board president.
The annual lecture is dedicated to exploring ideas and issues important to the future of food and agriculture, and celebrates Fred's work and influence on sustainable agriculture. Learn more.
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Join us for the third annual Kirschenmann Lecture!
Ricardo Salvador | Gambling Humanity's Future: War, Cheating and Agriculture
THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 2017
TheHayloft at Stone Barns Center
Member Adult: $18*
Drop-in farm tours and Blue Hill Café and Grain Bar sandwiches, salads and wine by the glass will be available starting at 5pm.
Ricardo Salvador is the senior scientist and director of the Food and Environment Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, a nonprofit science advocacy organization. He is internationally recognized and respected for his dedication to advocating and working for a food system that is healthier and more just.
Wendell Berry, the poet, writer, activist and Fred’s long-time friend, was the first guest speaker in June 2015. Watch his lecture here: