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by Cuttings
04 Sep 2015, 21:49
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Daily Mail
Replies: 0
Views: 1923

Daily Mail

http://www.pressreader.com/uk/scottish-daily-mail/20150902/282767765367080/TextView Old country wisdom can save our farms Scottish Daily Mail2 Sep 2015 Having been a farmer for 20 years, I know that few jobs demand more commitment, integrity and sheer hard graft than livestock farming. The supermark...
by Cuttings
22 Aug 2015, 10:12
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: New Education Initiative
Replies: 0
Views: 1808

New Education Initiative

The BD Ag College Please find the attached document that outlines the intention and direction forward of the BD Ag College. Please join us if you see this as a valuable direction for Dr Steiner's work to develop. Membership fees can be paid via http://www.bdmax.co.nz/shop/category/61 Please forward ...
by Cuttings
23 Jul 2015, 09:39
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: BDFarm - i
Replies: 1
Views: 2153

Re: BDFarm - ii

The Biodynamic Farm Body, Part 2 By Darby Smith, Sun Dog Farm The Abdomen of the Farm Body Above the diaphragm, the boundary encompassing all life, are the reproductive, endocrine, digestive, and gas exchanging organs of your farm body. As plants drop fruits that rot, as manure hits the ground, the ...
by Cuttings
18 Jul 2015, 08:26
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: BDFarm - i
Replies: 1
Views: 2153

BDFarm - i

http://www.motherearthnews.com/organic-gardening/the-biodynamic-farm-body-part-1-zbcz1507.aspx The Biodynamic Farm Body, Part 1 By Darby Smith, Sun Dog Farm Over at Sun Dog Farm things are moving at a hare's pace. The Spring crops are sprinting for the finish line while the Summer crops swell and sp...
by Cuttings
06 Jul 2015, 07:35
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: 2015 Snapshot
Replies: 0
Views: 1930

2015 Snapshot

https://www.dropbox.com/s/xvr13l7pya3e1za/Mark%20Moodie%20July%20HH.pdf?dl=0 Potentised Remedies for Plants and Soils: A Snapshot of Agrohomeopathy in 2015 in Relation to its Past and Possible Future Mark Moodie Repeatable and predictable responses by plants to potentised materials such as homeopath...
by Cuttings
16 May 2015, 09:59
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: The Science of Biodynamic Agriculture
Replies: 0
Views: 1931

The Science of Biodynamic Agriculture

The Science of Biodynamic Agriculture Hugh Lovell from his book Quantum agriculture - Biodynamics and beyond Biodynamic Agriculture is a comprehensive method of self-sufficient agriculture that produces exceedingly nutritious food. It grew out of Rudolf Steiner’s agriculture lectures which were giv...
by Cuttings
16 May 2015, 09:41
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Empirical evidence: organic/biodynamic viticulture
Replies: 0
Views: 1959

Empirical evidence: organic/biodynamic viticulture

Empirical evidence: organic/biodynamic vit = more textured wines A six-year comparison of organic, biodynamic, and “low-input” and “high-input” viticulture (three years of conversion, three of maintenance) recently came to fruition in South Australia, courtesy of researchers at the University of Ad...
by Cuttings
14 May 2015, 21:10
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Wine growers are toasting biodynamic methods
Replies: 0
Views: 1820

Wine growers are toasting biodynamic methods

Wine growers are toasting biodynamic methods Biodynamic winemaking is having a moment in the sun (and moon) as vintners convert to its eco-friendly - if esoteric - methods. It's thirsty work, says Paul Gallagher Wine making is a complicated business. The vagaries of the weather, the impact of pests...
by Cuttings
30 Apr 2015, 21:23
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Let the moon shine
Replies: 0
Views: 2001

Let the moon shine

Let the moon shine Is biodynamic wine anything to cheer about? Cow horns buried in the soil, lunar cycles and cosmic rhythms. It all sounds like some sort of ancient ritual. In reality though, these are some of the ingredients that go into producing biodynamic wine. But let’s start from the very be...
by Cuttings
22 Apr 2015, 10:07
Forum: Preparations: potentised and traditional
Topic: Cacti
Replies: 0
Views: 1806

Cacti

http://www.narayana-verlag.com/homeoplant-experiences-Mechanical+damage,+repotting/10 After taking out my cacti from the dark storage cellar in spring (at the beginning of May, when there is no further danger of frost) to put them outdoors again, the first thing I do is to water them with Natrium ch...
by Cuttings
17 Apr 2015, 21:14
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Manure and mysticism: Biodynamic farming turns 90
Replies: 0
Views: 1920

Manure and mysticism: Biodynamic farming turns 90

http://www.dw.de/manure-and-mysticism-biodynamic-farming-turns-90/a-18389770 Since spiritually oriented biodynamic agriculture began in Germany 90 years ago, its popularity - and controversy - have spread across the globe. The method is definitely eco-friendly. But can it help feed the planet? No ch...
by Cuttings
06 Mar 2015, 13:33
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Growing **ON** the Moon
Replies: 0
Views: 1895

Growing **ON** the Moon

http://tinyurl.com/ly8xxpv Sarah Griffiths Nasa to grow PLANTS on the moon: Space agency will sow seeds to see if humans could one day live on Earth's neighbour Nasa plans on sowing its first seeds on the moon in 2015 by hitching a lift on commercial spacecraft the Moon Express lander The Lunar Plan...
by Cuttings
07 Nov 2014, 12:18
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Threefolding. Man and Plant
Replies: 0
Views: 2014

Threefolding. Man and Plant

Man’s Threefold Relationship to Plants by Mary Anne Aguonie One of the main questions that must be answered when examining the practice of following a planting calendar and using cosmic rhythms to inform one’s cultivation activities is "Why?” What are we hoping to achieve, and why is that achieveme...
by Cuttings
07 Nov 2014, 08:11
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Working on a biodynamic farm
Replies: 0
Views: 2924

Working on a biodynamic farm

Biodynamic duo: Working on a biodynamic farm Fern Verrow is a small-holding south-west of Hereford and south of Hay – about 11 miles from each – on the eastern side of the Black Mountains, with Wales just over the hillsides. It is an unspoilt area, sheep farming land that had never been sprayed or ...