Fred Kirschenmann

Fred Kirschenmann is president of the board of Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture and Distinguished Fellow at the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture at Iowa State University, where he is also a professor in the Department of Religion and Philosophy. Since the 1970s he has managed his family’s 1,800-acre certified-organic farm in south-central North Dakota, and he is the author of Cultivating an Ecological Conscience: Essays from a Farmer Philosopher.