• 2019 Biodynamic Conference register by Oct 31

The Biodynamic Association awakens and enlivens co-creative relationships between humans and the earth, transforming the practice and culture of agriculture to renew the vitality of the earth, the integrity of our food, and the health and wholeness of our communities.

JOIN

The Biodynamic Association is a membership organization open to anyone.

Be part of the growing biodynamic community, get access to the Biodynamics journal and many other benefits, and help us make transformative change in the world by becoming a member.

EXPLORE

Biodynamics is a holistic, ecological, and ethical approach to farming, gardening, food, and nutrition. 

Learn about biodynamic principles and practices, see examples of vibrant farms and gardens, and explore biodynamic education opportunities.

CONNECT

Connect with your biodynamic community through the Biodynamic Association.

Discover upcoming events; find local and regional biodynamic groups; browse job, apprenticeship, and land opportunities; and much more.

About Our Work

The Biodynamic Association (BDA) is a participatory, membership-based nonprofit organization that works to nurture the North American biodynamic movement as a diverse, collaborative, and thriving ecosystem.  We aim to incubate strong leadership in the biodynamic community; grow the community of biodynamic farmers, ranchers, gardeners, and land stewards; communicate the powerful vision of biodynamics and the potential it holds for the Earth; and nurture the deep spiritual roots and insights of biodynamics.

Learn, Discuss, and Build Community at the Biodynamic Conference

BDA at the Biodynamic Agriculture Festival of the Americas

By Sophie D’Anieri, Thea Maria Carlson, and Sarah Weber: The inaugural Biodynamic Agriculture Festival of the Americas in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, was celebrated as a festival, in the deep meaning of the word.

Posted on Oct 16, 2019

“Because We Are Worth It.” ​World Food Day: True Flavor Comes from Environmentally-Friendly Farming

By the Goetheanum: Our spending habits determine how the world looks, because the purchase of a product supports the conditions under which it is produced.

Posted on Oct 14, 2019

Building Human Relationships: A Conversation with Mac Mead

Thea Maria Carlson talks with Mac Mead, Program Director at the Pfeiffer Center and a keynote presenter at the 2019 Biodynamic Conference

Posted on Oct 11, 2019

Where Biodynamics Meets Plant Medicine

By Maria Grusauskas: The sun breaks through the coastal fog around 10:30 a.m., and the rows of herbs growing at Blossoms Farm are suddenly drenched in golden heat. Blossom's, an herb farm in Corralitos, California, is complete with pigs, Scottish highland cows, chickens, ducks, a compost (the digestive system of the farm), and a “skin” around its perimeter of oaks and eucalyptus.

Posted on Oct 2, 2019

Listening to Community, Earth, and the Spiritual Realm: A Conversation with Leah Penniman

Thea Maria Carlson talks with Leah Penniman, Co-Executive Director of Soul Fire Farm in Grafton, NY, and author of Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm's Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land.

Posted on Oct 1, 2019

Waking Up to Relationships: A Conversation with Megan Durney

Thea Maria Carlson talks with Megan Durney, Head Gardener at the Pfeiffer Center in Chestnut Ridge, NY.

Posted on Sep 17, 2019

Thank You to Our Business & Community Partners

We are grateful to these businesses and organizations for their generous support of our work. We encourage to you to check out the full list and consider supporting them.

 

Join Us as a Business & Community Partner

Reach and support thousands of people interested in biodynamics and regenerative agriculture by becoming a committed Business & Community Partner of the Biodynamic Association. To find out more, contact Penny Molina at penny@biodynamics.com(link sends e-mail) or (262) 649-9212 x7.

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