Conference registration now open!

Everything you could possibly want to know about our 2017 conference is now online and live!

2017 pre-conference workshop

Newsflash! We’re thrilled to announce we’re hosting a pre-conference introduction to biodynamics: Bringing life to urban gardens.

Conference 2017: Andy Black

Biodynamics conference 2017 speaker Andy Black

There’s very little Hawke’s Bay resident and 2017 conference speaker Andy Black doesn’t know about growing veges and herbs. He’s also an expert at growing under glass. 

Conference 2017: Diane Watkin

Sydney-based Diane Watkin is the keynote speaker at this year’s conference. Here’s some information about Diane and her work.

Help!

Due to time constraints and other factors, our conference organising team is now down to just two people. This is putting huge pressure on them both.

2017 Conference

Rooftop food garden with cityscape in the background

The New Zealand Biodynamic Association’s 2017 conference will be held at Michael Park School, Ellerslie, Auckland on 19-21 May. This year’s theme is “Urban biodynamics: growing the future”.

New year, new learning!

Happy New Year! Deepen your understanding of biodynamics and its practical application in 2017 with these hands-on workshops—two in the South Island, one in the North. 

Harvests Summer 2016/17 out now!

Our Summer 2016/17 edition of Harvests is now available through selected retailers. In this issue, Anne Dodds looks at the relationship between art and gardens; David Wright contrasts and compares the scientific and philosophical worldviews behind chemical, organic… Read More

Biodynamic preps – global case studies

“The Biodynamic Preparations in Context — case studies of worldwide practice”. This substantial document features case studies from New Zealand practitioners Chris Hull and the Hohepa community; and Colin Ross and Wendy Tillman of Seresin Estate (Wendy’s radiant… Read More

Why cows have horns

Cover image for "Why cows have horns"

“Why cows have horns” is a resource compiled by the cattle breeding group of the Swiss Biodynamic Association in conjunction with the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) and co-published by the NZ Biodynamic Association.