Taking a Holistic View

Biodynamics is a systems approach, where the farm, vineyard, orchard or garden is viewed as a living whole and each activity affects everything else. Management is based on the grower’s own careful observations, plus the results of tests and analyses. In this way, modern technology and traditional knowledge marry to form a highly-effective method that’s unique to each location.

What are the advantages?
Biodynamics uses very limited external inputs and re-uses most on-farm waste, so it has a low impact on the environment. It also provides an economical way of farming because most of the costs are met at the time they are incurred.

One of the most easily-seen and dramatic benefits of biodynamic practice is the exceptional quality of the produce: flavour, appearance and keeping quality are all enhanced.

The international trademark Demeter is your guarantee that produce is grown biodynamically.
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Thank you for joining us on this wonderful day and night. We look forward to seeing you again. A pre Christmas workshop and celebratory feast in Marlborough with two of the country’s prominent Biodynamics practitioners and educators

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Thank you for all your interest in this event. We were over subscribed on the day and hope to hold another event with Hans in 2021

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Congratulations David Wright, MNZM.

Congratulations David Wright, MNZM pictured below at his Investiture Ceremony, 1 July 2020. This recognition is so very well deserved. “Mr Wright helped develop the NZS8410:2003 Organic Production minimum standard for defining the term “organic” and so much… Read More

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Notice of 2020 AGM of the Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association | Call for Nominations for National Council and Remits As many of our members know, an invigorating Biodynamic Conference was being planned for this Winter Solstice by a… Read More

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