Harold “Skip” Wade

Skip Wade is 35+ year Organic enthusiast and was one of the first to specialize in Organic Lawn Care service. He participated in the Horticultural program at the State University of Farmingdale and has continued his passion for Organic Agriculture in both his professional and personal life ever since. Throughout his career, Skip has held the title of Superintendent at a number of golf courses on Long Island, including Gull Haven, Garden City Golf Club, Douglaston Golf Course, Cherry Valley Country Club, and more recently Cantiague Park Golf Course. In addition to working on the golf courses, Skip founded his own “Truly Organic” company, which specializes in Organic consulting for athletic fields, personal property, and golf courses. Since 2009 Skip was an active Partner (and Farmer) for Kaos Farms, which was the largest certified organic farm in Nassau County. Thanks to his professional expertise, Skip was named back to back Steward Award winner from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) and has been asked to be a Guest Speaker at a number of conferences/events throughout the United States, most recently at the Planting Fields Arboretum in Oyster Bay, NY.