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by Cuttings
02 Jan 2013, 09:48
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Biodynamic Solstice Spray
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Views: 1685

Biodynamic Solstice Spray

http://www.erdagardens.org/2012/12/30/biodynamic-solstice-spray/ It’s too early to be awake on a winter day. In the summer, 5:00 am seems reasonable, rational even. In June, getting out into the field early to beat the high noon temperatures is the only way to function on the farm. But in December? ...
by Cuttings
30 Dec 2012, 21:26
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: New Organic
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Views: 1889

New Organic

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddrink/6230162/Is-biodynamic-the-new-organic.html Its fans say you can taste the difference in biodynamic produce Photo: GETTY By Jessica Fellowes 7:00AM BST 28 Sep 2009 Organic food has had a terrible recession. Before the crunch, the organic sector had been growing...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 20:13
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Tune into Moon Time and the Cosmic Rhythms
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Views: 1571

Tune into Moon Time and the Cosmic Rhythms

http://thehoneyclock.com.au/tag/biodynamic-agriculture/ The Moontime Diary 2013 works with the natural seasons & cycles of the moon, sun & planets. Everyday practical suggestions show how you can make the most of the moon phases in relation to health & nutrition, home & garden, small...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 20:11
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Biodynamics: When magic, astrology and farming collide
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Views: 1591

Biodynamics: When magic, astrology and farming collide

http://freakyphenomena.com/article/biodynamics-when-magic-astrology-and-farming-collide Some populations seem more susceptible to superstition than others. Sailors, baseball players, and yes, vintners. People who grow wine have long had a reputation for strange beliefs and superstitions regarding th...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:58
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Demystifying a Farming Philosophy - Biodynamics
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Views: 1653

Demystifying a Farming Philosophy - Biodynamics

http://www.wuwm.com/news/wuwm_news.php?articleid=11465 Not all, that many years ago, organic farming might have elicited the rolling of eyes. Today, the practice of growing products without chemicals seems common. However, a related approach remains relatively unknown. Called biodynamics, it involve...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:52
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Geyrhalter Wine Group Launches Biodynamics App
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Views: 1814

Geyrhalter Wine Group Launches Biodynamics App

http://www.dexigner.com/news/25966 Geyrhalter Wine Group recently launched a Biodynamic Calendar app for iPhone and iPad for long-term client Martian Ranch & Vineyard in anticipation of its Biodynamic certification in the coming months. Biodynamics is a method of farming that emphasizes the farm...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:50
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: The Art & Science of Biodynamics
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Views: 1583

The Art & Science of Biodynamics

http://www.viennareview.net/top-stories/the-art-science-of-biodynamics Biodynamic viticulture is a well practiced, but little understood philosophy by the wine consumer. This holistic method of growing and making wine is based on the ideas of Rudolf Steiner (1861–1925), and his belief that the farm ...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:48
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: The Importance of Nitrogen Availability in Biodynamics
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Views: 1704

The Importance of Nitrogen Availability in Biodynamics

http://www.academicwino.com/tag/biodynamics/ The following is a guest post written by Anty Fung. Please read Anty’s full bio at the end of this post! A Brief History of Biodymanics Biodynamics is “the basic new way of thinking about the relationship between earth and soil to the formative forces of ...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:46
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Burgundians Put Their Faith In Biodynamics
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Views: 1656

Burgundians Put Their Faith In Biodynamics

http://www.wine-searcher.com/m/2012/11/burgundians-put-their-faith-in-biodynamics Some of the Côte d'Or's most illustrious producers are going down the biodynamic route. Are they eccentric or far-sighted? By AFP with Wine-Searcher staff | Posted Thursday, 22-Nov-2012 At sunset, a Burgundy winegrower...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:45
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: WELSH WINE MADE FROM GRAPES GROWN BIODYNAMICALLY - BEST!
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Views: 1444

WELSH WINE MADE FROM GRAPES GROWN BIODYNAMICALLY - BEST!

http://www.biodynamic.org.uk/news/detail/article/welsh-biodynamic-wine-has-been-voted-the-best-white-sparkling-wine-in-the-world-339.html Welsh Vineyard Ancre Hill Estates’ 2008 Sparkling Wine has been voted the best White Sparkling Wine in the world at the Bollicine del Mondo international competit...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:44
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: A Biodynamic day under the Blue Sky
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Views: 1572

A Biodynamic day under the Blue Sky

http://www.thegreentimes.co.za/stories/farming/item/1693-a-biodynamic-day-under-the-blue-sky On a Sunday morning in July, Wendy Crawford set off for the farm Blue Sky Organics to present a practical session of Biodynamic applications. Here she shares some of her experiences. I had my tool box packed...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:41
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Biodynamic compost making
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Views: 1538

Biodynamic compost making

http://www.spierblog.co.za/2012/12/03/biodynamic-compost-making/ Last month we hosted a weekend event known as the Secret Festival, exploring the latest food and wine trends. Secrets of all kind were revealed, ranging from secret family recipe ingredients to secret gardening and composting methods. ...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:40
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: A Closer look at biodynamic wine
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Views: 1579

A Closer look at biodynamic wine

http://www.rebellesociety.com/2012/12/04/a-closer-look-at-biodynamic-wine-why-you-should-drink-it-interview/ “Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjo...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2012, 19:38
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: What is Biodynamic Farming?
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Views: 1604

What is Biodynamic Farming?

http://www.erdagardens.org/about/what-is-biodynamic-farming/ You could say Biodynamics is New Age (though Rudolf Steiner came to prevalence in the 1920s, long before the age of hippies). You could also say Biodynamics is Stone Age, as it incorporates pre-”civilized” wisdom. Biodynamic farmers use as...