Articles & Resources

Prince Charles on Biodynamics

An opening message from HRH the Prince of Wales at the Agriculture Conference and Annual International Conference of the Biodynamic Movement, Dornach, February 1-4 2017: click here.

12 Ways to Learn More about Biodynamics

Suggestions from the Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association website: click here.

Biodynamic Farming and Compost Preparation

An overview of biodynamics, with listings of additional resources: click here.

Organic and Biodynamic Management: Effects on Soil Biology

An article from the Soil Science Society of America Journal by L. Carpenter-Boggs and J. P. Reganold of the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences at Washington State University: click here.

Some Guidelines for Experimentation in Biodynamic Agriculture

A paper by Malcolm Gardner that describes Rudolf Steiner's "forgotten mandate" for research, and practical steps that biodynamic gardeners and farmers can take to fulfill that mandate: click here.

"The Missing Link between Biodynamic Agriculture and Organic Farming"

An article by anthropologist John Paull on Ehrenfried Pfeiffer's connection with organic farming pioneer Lord Northbourne: click here.

Celestial Gardening

A story about the Pfeiffer Center that appeared in the October/November 2010 issue of Organic Gardening magazine: click here for the main article, and click here for information and resources about getting started with biodynamics.

Biodynamic Apprenticeship Program

Learn about NABDAP, the North American Biodynamic Apprenticeship Program, at www.biodynamics.com/nabdap.

The Agriculture Course

An account of the January 2011 intensive study of the Agriculture Course: click here.

The Beauty and Mysteries of Raised Beds

An account of Mac Mead's workshop on gardening with raised beds: click here.

What Is Biodynamics? by Sherry Wildfeuer

An introductory article by the editor of the Stella Natura Biodynamic Planting Calendar: click here.

The Art of Mentoring Apprentices

This article first appeared in the the Winter/Spring 2010 issue of Stir, the newsletter of the Society for Bio-Dynamic Farming and Gardening in Ontario: click here.

Ontario Bio-Dynamic Farmers Take a Trip to the Pfeiffer Center

This article first appeared in the the Winter/Spring 2010 issue of Stir, the newsletter of the Society for Bio-Dynamic Farming and Gardening in Ontario: click here.

Garden Life in Autumn

This article by Pfeiffer Center intern Josh Smith appeared in the December 2011 Green Meadow Waldorf School Bulletin: click here.

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