Welcome to our global network of friends, farmers, earth restorians! Learn how agriculture works in harmony with nature and how to improve yields, reduce cultivation, eliminate weeds, pests and diseases and improve crop responses to weather while harvesting both carbon dioxide and nitrogen from the atmosphere and building these into the humus in our soils.
Alex Podolinsky travels with Chris Bird through Australia
Chris Bird interviews Alex Podolinsky during their six weeks, 6000 mile discovery journey of Biodynamics in Australia.
Tape A Introduction to Biodynamics According to Alex Podolinsky. This material and 20 other tapes are condensed into chapter 6 of Secrets of the Soil.
John Priestley on certification, quality indicators and from the soil up
Shabari Bird continues her interview with John Priestley where he expounds on certification, what is quality and how the soil is the foundation for nutritive dense food.
John Priestley on Biodynamic Preparation making in Australia
John Priestley continues discussion with Shabari Bird about the use of local animals in Australia for Biodynamic Preparation making.
Weed control with John Priestley
Shabari Bird and John Priestley continue their discussion of farming and biodynamic methods. Weeds, what they indicate and various methods of working with them.
John Priestely on clay plus more stories about farming
Shabari Bird continues with her interview of John Priestley on the use of clay in compost and more of his farmer stories.
John Priestley on using Biodynamic silica for sweet high brix citrus
John Priestley interviewed by Shabari Bird October 2014 at his Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia home on using Biodynamic Silica for sweet high brix Citrus. John then age 83 shares his brilliance and innovative uses of Biodynamic Preparations to bring his oranges to ripeness at one time. Saves time and labor having every fruit ready to pick in two rows.