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by Cuttings
09 Mar 2021, 09:46
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: BD wine making
Replies: 0
Views: 100

BD wine making

Biodynamic cultivation and wines: What is it really?

A better than standard attempt to explore BD in wine making
by Cuttings
28 Jan 2021, 08:53
Forum: Planting by the stars
Topic: Sleep and the Moon - strong new data
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Views: 162

Sleep and the Moon - strong new data

Research finds people stay up later and sleep less before full moon, and do the opposite before new moon Folklore has saddled the moon with major responsibilities: moods, spikes in crime and even psychosis are blamed on the Earth’s only constant natural satellite. But could the “lunar effect” inter...
by Cuttings
23 Jan 2021, 17:59
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: An interesting take on recent UK farming history
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Views: 270

An interesting take on recent UK farming history

An English Pastoral James Rebanks, author of the hugely popular 'The Shepherd’s Life', considers the environment, legacy and how to live a good life on the land. Combining old methods with new thinking as he tends to his family farm, Rebanks sees the land around him come to life as his hard work be...
by Cuttings
11 Jan 2021, 19:19
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Biodynamic Association Facebook Post
Replies: 0
Views: 209

Biodynamic Association Facebook Post

As the ORFC - Oxford Real Farming Conference #ORFCGlobal continues this week, we are often asked why #biodynamic is refered to as #organicplus. Scientists quote the comparison trials between biodynamic, #organic and conventional growing carried out in the late 1990’s with winter rye by the Research ...
by Cuttings
02 Jan 2021, 01:05
Forum: General
Topic: Online study of 'Agriculture'
Replies: 1
Views: 305

Re: Online study of 'Agriculture'

Here's another Join us for an ongoing interactive biodynamic reading group progressing through Rudolf Steiner’s Agriculture Course (GA327) and related works in all their complexity, seeking real world applications of some of his remarkable insights. Stewart and Natalie have been farming holisticall...
by Cuttings
28 Dec 2020, 11:06
Forum: General
Topic: Online study of 'Agriculture'
Replies: 1
Views: 305

Online study of 'Agriculture'

http://bdanc.org/online-offerings Online Study Course with Harald Hoven - 16 weeks Mon, Jan 4, 20216:00 PM Mon, Apr 19, 20217:15 PM Online A study of Rudolf Steiner’s Agriculture Course with Harald Hoven. This study course is for both people who have never read Steiner’s Agriculture lectures and als...
by Cuttings
16 Dec 2020, 21:23
Forum: General
Topic: Research Conference UK
Replies: 0
Views: 303

Research Conference UK

Covid allowing, there is scheduled to be a conference for biodynamic research in the UK next year. Currently there is a call for papers.
Call for Contributions 2021[2].pdf
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by Cuttings
12 Oct 2020, 17:32
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Greenhouse gases and BD
Replies: 0
Views: 616

Greenhouse gases and BD

The impact of long-term organic farming on soil-derived greenhouse gas emissions Colin Skinner, Andreas Gattinger, Maike Krauss, Hans-Martin Krause, Jochen Mayer, Marcel G. A. van der Heijden & Paul Mäder Abstract Agricultural practices contribute considerably to emissions of greenhouse gases. ...
by Cuttings
12 Oct 2020, 17:30
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Rape Seed and BD
Replies: 0
Views: 363

Rape Seed and BD

Effects of intensive and alternative production systems on the technological and quality parameters of rapeseed seed (Brassica napus L. ‘Siska’) Maja Turinek Martina Bavec Milan Repič Matjaž Turinek Andreja Urbanek Krajnc Christian Möllers Alba Tres Franc Bavec Abstract BACKGROUND Organic productio...
by Cuttings
12 Oct 2020, 17:26
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Oily pumpkins
Replies: 0
Views: 357

Oily pumpkins

Yield performance and agronomic efficiency in oil pumpkins (Cucurbita pepo L. group Pepo) depending on production systems and varieties Manfred JAKOP*, Silva GROBELNIK MLAKAR, Martina BAVEC, Martina ROBAČER, Tjaša VUKMANIČ, Urška LISEC, Franci BAVEC University of Maribor, Faculty of Agriculture and...
by Cuttings
12 Oct 2020, 17:23
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: B veg
Replies: 0
Views: 393

B veg

Biodynamic farming in vegetables Ambreen Nabi, Dr. Sumati Narayan, Baseerat Afroza, Faheema Mushtaq, Shahnaz Mufti, Ummyiah HM and M Mudasir Magray The term biodynamic is taken from Greek word bios meaning life and dynamics meaning energy. Hence biodynamic farming refers “working with the energies ...
by Cuttings
12 Oct 2020, 17:21
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Polyphenols, manure and management
Replies: 0
Views: 377

Polyphenols, manure and management

Plant polyphenol content, soil fertilization and agricultural management: a review Daniela Heimler, Annalisa Romani & Francesca Ieri The review deals with polyphenol content of vegetables and fruits under different experimental conditions. The effect of fertilizers, mainly nitrogen containing f...
by Cuttings
12 Oct 2020, 17:20
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Black Rice Starch
Replies: 0
Views: 370

Black Rice Starch

Physicochemical, Thermal, Crystallographic, and Morphological Properties of Biodynamic Black Rice Starch, and of Residual Fractions From Aqueous Extraction Vivian C. Ito Egon Schnitzler Ivo Mottin Demiate Maria Ermelinda S. Eusébio Luiz Gustavo Lacerda Ricardo A. E. Castro The physicochemical, ther...
by Cuttings
12 Oct 2020, 17:18
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: 7 year comparison of BD and conventional profitability
Replies: 0
Views: 362

7 year comparison of BD and conventional profitability

Soybean crop profitability: biodynamic vs conventional farming in a 7-yr case study in Brazil Eliane Araujo Robusti (a1), Vagner Antonio Mazeto (a2), Maurício Ursi Ventura (a3), Dimas Soares Júnior (a4) ... DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/S1742170518000613Published online by Cambridge University Press...