biodynamic agriculture


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biodynamic agriculture

A type of organic farming which focuses on ensuring self-sustainability of the soil, by using special manures and herbal preparations to enhance soil health, integrating plants and animals and encouraging biodiversity.
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It is interesting to note that his son, Hartmut von Jeetze, a strong advocate of and enthusiastic practitioner in biodynamic agriculture was among a small number of pioneers that in 1961 established the first Camphill village community in the USA at Copake in New York State.
She bought Domaine de Clairac in 2004, a rather run-down estate near Beziers that had been organic since 1966 and has set about converting it to biodynamic agriculture.
Biodynamic Agriculture Introductory Lectures, Vol 1, 2, & 3 by Alex Podolinsky
Rudolf Steiner, the founder of biodynamic agriculture in the early 1900s, played a leading role in bringing mistletoe to the attention of the general public as a medicinal plant.
An Emerson College graduate in biodynamic agriculture, Holden's 25 years' practical experience of organic farming give an authority he wields tirelessly on behalf of sustainable agriculture and better quality food.
In 1951 Caballero was introduced to Ehrenfried Pfeiffer, then the foremost authority in natural resource protection and the budding field of biodynamic agriculture (a form of intensive, organic agriculture that reintegrates all aspects of the farm -- growing, ranching, and forestry -- in order to perpetuate a self-sustaining system).
has received official Biodynamic(R) certification by the Demeter Association, the international accreditation agency for Biodynamic Agriculture.
He added that it is a private company that does not receive government subsidies, but provides support to farmers who apply biodynamic agriculture on their lands.
Project Description: The objective of this project is to strengthen the associative process of producers who are driving the Cooperative Wealth, so that they become a model institution in the practice of biodynamic agriculture in Missions way that would promote free agriculture agrochemicals and general use friendlier to the environment in which it develops.
No particular spiritual belief is necessary, however, to use the wisdom of biodynamic agriculture.
There was an informational booth explaining biodynamic agriculture, and another providing instructions for how to deal with pet waste.
All source farms must practice sustainable agriculture, biodynamic agriculture, or other environmentally friendly growing methods that promote purity and quality, such as inter-cropping, cross crapping, and composting.

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