In this 2011 photo provided by the Fellowship Community, Mac Mead, center, tills soil with horses at the Fellowship Community, a commune-like setting north of New York City in Chestnut

 

              In this 2011 photo provided by the Fellowship Community, Mac Mead, center, tills soil with horses at the Fellowship Community, a commune-like setting north of New York City in Chestnut
In this 2011 photo provided by the Fellowship Community, Mac Mead, center, tills soil with horses at the Fellowship Community, a commune-like setting north of New York City in Chestnut Ridge, N.Y. Meade, a former co-worker at the Fellowship and now director of the neighboring Pfeiffer Center agriculture school, was working with his interns in one of the gardens on the 33-acre farm which goes beyond organic, running on "biodynamic," or self-sustaining, principles.(AP Photo/Fellowship Community, Miklos Gratzer)