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by Mark
04 Jan 2017, 21:42
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Taste and Moon
Replies: 1
Views: 1960

Taste and Moon

Expectation or Sensorial Reality? An Empirical Investigation of the Biodynamic Calendar for Wine Drinkers Wendy V. Parr , Dominique Valentin, Phil Reedman, Claire Grose, James A. Green Abstract The study’s aim was to investigate a central tenet of biodynamic philosophy as applied to wine tasting, n...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 15:31
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: Agrohomeopatia on facebook
Replies: 0
Views: 1419

Agrohomeopatia on facebook

https://www.facebook.com/agrohomeopatia/

This seems to be Radko's page. Looks like he's going full steam ahead.

Wohooo Radko! Great ....
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 12:12
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Farm Talks
Replies: 0
Views: 1517

Farm Talks

Lessons Learned from a Qualitative Sustainability Assessment Method ‘Farm Talks’ Evelien M. de Olde, Petra Derkzen, Frank W. Oudshoorn, Claus A.G. Sørensen Farm Talks were started in 2008 by the biodynamic farming association and the Demeter organization in the Netherlands to improve the awareness ...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 12:10
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Dam rearing
Replies: 0
Views: 1298

Dam rearing

Mother-Bonded Dam Rearing on Dutch Demeter Farms? - Assessment of the Current Rearing Methods and a Support Base Among Demeter Dairy Farmers *Wenker, M. (2016). Internship report. MSc Animal Sciences - Wageningen Universiteit, page: 1-38. The aim of this study was to investigate the current calf re...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 12:07
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: German book: 90 year retrospective
Replies: 0
Views: 1197

German book: 90 year retrospective

Biologisch-Dynamisch 90 Jahre Impulse für eine Landwirtschaft der Zukunft Wissenschaftliche Tagung 2014 in Bonn *Forschungsring für Biologisch-Dynamische Wirtschaftsweise e. V. (Ed.). (2016). Verlag Lebendige Erde, Darmstadt, page: 1-177. This book contains the proceedings of a conference in Bonn (...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 12:05
Forum: Scrapbook
Topic: BD research: German state of the Art book
Replies: 0
Views: 1239

BD research: German state of the Art book

Biologisch-dynamische Landwirtschaft This book chapter provides an overview of the state of the art in biodynamic agriculture research for the academic community. It further includes a description of the basic principles, as well as a discussion of challenges and perspectives… Ökologischer Landbau G...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 11:57
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Tomato breeding
Replies: 0
Views: 1335

Tomato breeding

Phenolic Acids Content and Nutritional Quality of Conventional, Organic and Biodynamic Cultivations of the Tomato CXD271BIO Breeding Line (Solanum lycopersicum L.) Laura D’Evoli, Massimo Lucarini, Josè Sánchez del Pulgar, Altero Aguzzi, Paolo Gabrielli, Loretta Gambelli, Ginevra Lombardi-Boccia Abs...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 11:52
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Foodomics: BD management produce different grapes
Replies: 0
Views: 1200

Foodomics: BD management produce different grapes

H NMR foodomics reveals that the biodynamic and the organic cultivation managements produce different grape berries (Vitis vinifera L. cv. Sangiovese) Picone, G., Trimigno, A., Tessarin, P., Donnini, S., Rombolà, A. D. & Capozzi, F. (2016). Food Chemistry 213, 187-195. Highlights •The influence of ...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 11:49
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Epiphytic Microbial Communities
Replies: 0
Views: 1376

Epiphytic Microbial Communities

Are Epiphytic Microbial Communities in the Carposphere of Ripening Grape Clusters (Vitis vinifera L.) Different between Conventional, Organic, and Biodynamic Grapes? Elizabeth Kecskeméti, Beate Berkelmann-Löhnertz, Annette Reineke Abstract Using barcoded pyrosequencing fungal and bacterial communit...
by Mark
29 Dec 2016, 11:44
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: Vineyard Soil Diversity
Replies: 0
Views: 1247

Vineyard Soil Diversity

Vineyard Soil Bacterial Diversity and Composition Revealed by 16S rRNA Genes: Differentiation by Vineyard Management Kayla N. Burns, , Nicholas A. Bokulich, Dario Cantu , Rachel F. Greenhut, Daniel A. Kluepfel, A. Toby O'Geen, Sarah L. Strauss, Kerri L. Steenwerth. Highlights •Soil resource pools v...
by Mark
19 Dec 2016, 20:15
Forum: General
Topic: Alchemists on video
Replies: 0
Views: 1662

Alchemists on video

https://vimeo.com/181737300

This might be worth your time
by Mark
19 Dec 2016, 20:14
Forum: Arca della Vita
Topic: Viva la Vida
Replies: 1
Views: 1828

Viva la Vida

http://www.vivalavidafoundation.org

Husbanding the work in the USA. Good luck team
by Mark
04 Nov 2016, 18:40
Forum: General
Topic: Pests and diseases
Replies: 0
Views: 2063

Pests and diseases

The Big Bug Hunt is a project that gathers information about garden pests in real time from any gardener who wishes to participate. The fruit of this is that it can warn others that pests are about and one can then do what one decides necessary - perhaps a spray from Considera! I'd like to support t...
by Mark
04 Nov 2016, 09:42
Forum: Joining and Admin notices
Topic: Spam and private messages (PMs) 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1846

Spam and private messages (PMs) 2016

Dear all

Whilst I was taking a week away the vandals broke in and posted spam and PM'd a few of you. I'm really sorry and I have reinvigorated the defences in these irksome arms wars. I hope we may now have fewer incursions for a while.

Again my apologies for any inconvenience.



Mark
by Mark
21 Oct 2016, 20:56
Forum: Biodynamics
Topic: BD in food deserts
Replies: 0
Views: 1298

BD in food deserts

CAN BIODYNAMIC AGRICULTURE OFFER A WAY TO INCREASE BIODIVERSITY IN FOOD DESERTS? A QUANTITATIVE STUDY WITHIN A JACKSONVILLE COMMUNITY Keyonda M. SmithWarsaw, IN 2015 Naturopathic interventions encompass a holistic approach to lifestyle changes which promote positive health and wellness. Naturopathi...