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Biodynamics Journal No. 090

President's Message................John H. Philbrick.......................1

What Makes Soils Richer................H.H. Koepf .....................2

Facts and Observations............ Howwd G. Laskey.................8

Soil Texture.......................Roger L. Courson........................12

Farm Drugs and Human Health..........H.H. Koepf ................18

Preview and Foretaste
     (Details on Bio-dynamic Conference)..............................19

Rudolf Steiner's Impulse to Herbology ..... Heinz Grotzke.....20

My Way to Look at Chickens......Ingrid S. Bztchinger..........30

In Memory of Ludwig Piening..............................................33

News Features ...................................................................37

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 091

President's Message................John H. Philbrick....................1

In Search of Quality I...................H.H. Koepf.......................3

A Comparison of Personality
     Characteristics...................PhilipS. Very.......................14

Soil Structure.....................Roger L. Courson.....................22

Secrets of the Universe .....Helen L. Philbrick......................28

Bio-Dynamics is not just Composting..... Heinz Grotzke......30

Summer Thoughts.................Helen L. Philbrick..................35

News Features .................................................................36

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 092

Hidden Truths.................. Christian Ostergaard...................1

In Search of Quality II..................H. H. Koepf...................2

Grass Is Immortal....................John J. Ingalls....................16

Pruning and Training Bramble Fruits and
     Highbush Blueberries.................C.C.Zych .................17

We Want It Back......................O.R. Townley ................27

Highlights and Sidelights
    (The Bio-Dynamic Conference 1969).....KarlWalter...30

News Features................................................................36

Books Received..............................................................39

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 093

The Light of the Sun.................Rudolf Steiner............................1

Grow A Garden.......................Heinz Grotzke...........................2

Rhythmical Phenomena............Gerhardt Schmidt.......................4

Plant Symbiosis.......................Erica Sabarth............................13

Dirt Farmers' Dialogue..............Carsten A. Pank.....................20

Seaweed in Agriculture and Horticulture
     Book Review...........Howard G.Laskey............................29

Grass Tetany and Hypomagnesaemia......H.H. Koepf.............31

News Features......................................................................33

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 094

Poem .................................Rudolf Steiner..............................1

Emerson's Approach to Nature.........Heinz Grotzke................2

Towards A New Decade..................T. H. Koepf.................13

Dirt Farmers' Dialogue — Second Discussion
     Carsten Pank...................................................................23

Growing Up With Honey............. Wilbur C. Wahl................33

Earth Day: In Perspective.............Philip S. Very...................37

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 095

Training In The Bio-Dynamic Method ..... H. H. Koepf.............l

To Carry On The Work Of A True Friend................................6

Dirt Farmers' Dialogue — Third Discussion
     Carsten J. Pank...................................................................8

Reflections On Golden Acres Farm ..... Walter Stuber............19

Testing Commercial Composts............H. H. Koepf................23

Bio-Dynamic Food Products In 1980 ..... Richard G. Rettig....34

Good News For Ecologists...........Devin A. Garrity................38

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 096

The Effect of Site, Fertilizing and Growth
     Influencing Factors Upon the Quality
     of Potato Tubers.....Agronom. Liz.Bo D. Pettersson...........1

Earthly and Cosmic Nutrition ..... Henry N. Williams, M.D.....20

The Forming of Soils and Their Testing
     Some Aspects of the Subject............EricaSabarth...........25

Index Bio-Dynamics 1969 ...................................................37

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 097

Bio-Dynamic Sprays.....................H. H. Koepf .....................1

A Rather Special Conference...............................................16

Selling Bio-Dynamic Ideas To The Public.....Maria Linder....17

Dirt Farmers' Dialogue —
     Fourth Discussion...............CarstenJ. Pank ...................26

Letter To The Editor............................................................37

Answer From The Author....................................................42

Book Review .....................................................................45

Index Bio-Dynamics 1970 ..................................................47

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 098

Agriculture in the Present Situation of
     Environmental Planning.........Fionavon Heider.................1

The Beginning of My Vegetable Garden .... Anita hinder......22

Dirt Farmers' Dialogue —
     Fifth Discussion...................CarstenJ. Pank..................25

Crystallizations in Frost............Helen Philbrick....................42

Book Reviews ...................................................................45

Book Notes ......................................................................48

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 099

Action On Organic Standards—An Appeal......H. H. Koepf.......l

Biodynamics As An Ecological Influence ..... Philip S. Very........2

Preliminary Test With Two Types Of Bread
     H. H. Koepf.........................................................................8

Kalendarial Index .................. Helen Philbrick..........................12

Bio-Dynamics Keeps Cropping Up..........................................34

Book Reviews ........................................................................35

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 205


The Cow
Organism Or Commercial Bioreactor?
     By Craig Holdrege...............................................................3

Biological Planning
From Holistic Resource Management Guidelines
     By Allan Savory..................................................................7


Leading The Child To Love The World
How Do We Relate The Practical Work Of The Garden
To The Growing Child?
     By Ronni Sands
Summerfield Waldorf School..................................................11


"Shining Stars: Profiles Of Biodynamic Programs"
NEWFARMS New Program
     By Greg Schultz
Director, NEWFARMS........................................................15

The Aquarian Project
A Sustainable Prototype Community Bringing Man
and Nature Back Together In Harmony
     By Bruce Ewing..............................................................19

Biodynamics Around The Home
What Is A Garden Path?
     By David Andrew Schwartz............................................22

From The Garden To The Table
Fair Spring -- Spring Fare
     By Pamela C. Perkins.....................................................24


Departments

From The Executive Director................................................2

Resources.......................................................................,...10

Positions And Situations......................................................27

Calendar Of Events............................................................28

Inside Back Cover
Directory Of Regional Groups

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 204


In Defense Of "Old Fashioned" Training
From BIODYNAMICS Issues 122 and 123 (1977)
     By Hartmut von Jeetze..............................................................3

A Report From The "Soil And The Seed" Conference
Greennouse Propagation: Soil Mixtures
     By Uli Hack.............................................................................6

Seed Celebrations
Creativity As A Path Of Social Transformation
     By Patricia Coe........................................................................7

Chromatography Today
By Dr. James D. Lederer
Life Forms Biotechnology............................................................10

SHINING STARS: Profiles Of Biodynamic Farms & Gardens
Brooke Farm: Agriculture From The Heart
     By Faye Whitney Lussier
Reprinted From The Shelburne Falls and West County News....15

NEW SERIES: Biodynamics Around The Home
Six Garden Basics
     By David Andrew Schwartz
Using Biodynamic Preparations In The Backyard
Or Apartment Balcony Garden
     By Johanne Kleinsasser..........................................................16

How Healing Takes Place
In God's Creation, Today Called Nature
     By Bernard Hack...................................................................19

Up-Coming Events Of Note
"In Good Taste" - Cooks Conference
Northeast Farmer's Composting Workshop
Thomas Farm CSA Now Forming..............................................22

1995 Index Of Articles - Issues 197-201....................................24

From The Garden To The Table
Cooking For 9 to 12 Year Olds
At The Hawthorne Valley Dining Hall
     By Pamela C. Perkins
Hawthorne Valley Dining Hall.....................................................27


Departments

From The Executive Director.......................................................2

Resources .................................................................................9

Josephine Porter Institute...........................................................20

Michael Fields Agricultural Institute ...........................................21

Positions And Situations.............................................................29

Calendar Of Events...................................................................30

Inside Back Cover
Directory Of Regional Groups

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 203


Report From "The Soil And The Seed" Conference...............3

At Issue: Biodynamic Seed Growing
     By Heinz Grotzke............................................................6

Musings On The Organic Food Production Act of 1990
     Compiled By Jean Yeager.............................................10

Biodynamics In The World ................................................15

Tbe Hibernian (Irish) Mysteries As The
Basis For Biodynamics (Part V)
     By LA. Rotheraine.......................................................18

"501 Ratatoaille" Tomato Seeds
     By L.A. Rotheraine
Master Gardener, Evergreen Elm......................................22

Childhood Nutrition
From The Garden To The Table
     By Louise Frazier........................................................25

Connunity Supported Composting
SARE Grant Final Report
     By Scott Chasky Quail Hill Farm................................27


Departments

From The Executive Director.............................................2

Biodynamics In The World...............................................15

Short Reports..................................................................24

Letters To The Editor .....................................................29

Training Program News ..................................................31

Calendar Of Events.........................................................32

Inside Back Cover
Directory Of Regional Groups

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 202

CASE STUDY: The Renewal Of Community
Through The Renewal of Agriculture
Reprinted From Acres, USA
     By Jean Giblette..................................................................5

What Will Mankind Bring About
By Trying To Control Heredity?
"The Fundamentals of the DNA Worldview"
Reprinted From Society For The Evolution Of Science
     By Jaap van der Wal........................................................10

SHINING STARS: Profiles Of Biodynamic Farms & Gardens
Part 2: Biodynarnic Production and Education
In tbe B Bar Quest Ranch, Emigrant, Montana
     By Woody Wodraska.....................................................15

Report on the 1995 Meeting of the
Conference for International DEMETER
-Affairs in Jarna, Sweden
From The Stirring Stick
     By Christoph Altemueller...............................................20

Excerpts From Louise's Leaves:
"Thanksgiving" and "Festive Fare"
     By Louise Frazier..........................................................25

AIDs Of Tge Future?
From The Stirring Stick
     By Christoph Altemueller..............................................27

Farming With Heart
     By Bailey Stenson, Happy Heart BiodynamicCSA......29

Departments

From The Executive Director.............................................4

Resources ......................................................................13

Welcome New Members................................................14

Letters To The Editor......................................................24

Positions & Situations......................................................30

Calendar Of Events.........................................................32

Inside Back Cover
     Directory Of Regional Groups

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 201


"Tbe Soil And The Seed"
Details Of The November 1995 Annual
Conference In Santa Fe..................................................................2

Losing Tbe "Rights" To Seeds — How Did
We Get Here? Where Do We Go Next"
     By Nicholas Lindholm
Reprinted From The Maine Organic Farmer's News....................5

Seed and Soil Health
     By Heinz Grotzke
Reprinted From Biodynamics......................................................10

Cornpostigg Leaves
How To Make A High Quality Soil Amendment
     By Chris Steam, Josephine PorterInstitute..............................13

SHINING STARS: Profiles Of Biodynamic Farms & Gardens
Biodynarnic Production and Education
In the B Bar Guest Ranch, Emigrant, Montana
     By Woody Wodraska............................................................15

Community Composting Field Day
September 23rd, Kimberton, PA.................................................23

Waldorf Scbools Are "Planting The Future"
Reprinted From American Horticulturist...................................24

"The Medicinal Art Of The Kitchen:
Lactic-Acid Fermentation of Vegetables
From The Garden To The Table
     By Louise Frazier..................................................................25

Departments

Josephine Porter Institute...........................................................13

Letters To The Editor................................................................28

Calendar Of Events...........................................................31- 32

Inside Back Cover
Directory Of Regional Groups

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 200


News From The Regions
From The Bio-Dynamic News of Southern California.......................4

Compost? Or Biodynamic Compost?
     By Hugh J. Courtney
Reprinted From The Josephine Porter Newsletter.............................5

Recipes From The "Julia Child" Of Compost
From The Compost "Cookbook" Of William Brinton
     By Jean Yeager...........................................................................10

SHINING STARS: Profiles Of Biodynamic Farms & Gardens
Angelic Organics Finds Appreciative Audience
Reprinted from Growing For Market..............................................11

Internship Report
Angelic Organic's Intern Catalog
Nine Northeast Farms Offer Associative Training..............................14

Seed Growing
     By Heinz Grotzke........................................................................19

Dynamic Meeting Fare
From The Garden To The Table
     By Louise Frazier.......................................................................30

Departments

From The Executive Director............................................................2

National Conference Announcement.................................................3

Josephine Porter Institute.................................................................9

Resources Calendar......................................................................27

Positions / Situations
In Memorium................................................................................28

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 199


News From Regional Associations
Northern California: On Gardening Teachers' Initiative
and the use of BD Preparations at the
Sacramento Waldorf School
Ontario, Canada: On Compost Teas, and Biodynamics --
A Way of Life
Compiled From Newsletters..................................................................6

Nicapor Perlas Honored For
Biodynarpic Work in tbe Philippines.....................................................11

Tbe Reform of Agriculture as tbe First Step in
The Reform Of Contemporary Spiritual Life
     By Mark Feedman.........................................................................15

International Derpeter/ Biodynarpic Conference
     By Nancy W. Jones Keiser............................................................19

TECHNICAL NOTES:
Seeds & Their Size
     By Heinz Grotzke..........................................................................21

Birds Of Prey Assist Farmers/Gardeners
     By Chuck Ingels, SAREP..............................................................23

Biodynamic Preparations Calendar
Calendon BD Chapter, Canada..........................................................26

Departments

From The Executive Director...............................................................2

Letters To The Editor..........................................................................3

Resources.........................................................................................27

Calendar Of Events ..........................................................................29

Positions/Situations............................................................................29

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 198


French Intensive/Biodynamic, Biointensive or Biodynamic®?
A Profile John Jeavon's Biointensive Mini-farming.............................9

Shining Stars: Propfiles of Biodynamic® Farms and Gardens
Grapes Fit For The Gods: Gena Nonini
     By Jean Yeager.........................................................................12

How To Use The Stella

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Biodynamics Journal No. 197


Towards Wholeness
Balancing Masculine and Feminie Qualities
     By Barbara Booth..................................................................3

Demeter and Persephone
The Mysteries of Eleusis
     By Beth Wieting....................................................................7

The Control of Plant Pathogenic Fungi
By Use of Compost Teas
     By William F. Brinton, Ph.D.
     Woods End Research Laboratory........................................12

Biodynamic Preparations And Future Evolution
     By Dr. Manfred Klett
     From a talk made during the Association's
     October 1994 Annual Conference inOak View, CA...........16

The Hibernian Mysteries
As The Foundation of Biodynamics Part IV
     By L.A. Rotheraine.............................................................23

Departments

From The Executive Director.....................................................2

Resources ...............................................................................11

Biodynamic Training ................................................................26

Positions / Situations.................................................................29

Calendar..................................................................................32

 

 

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Biodynamics Journal No. 196

Community Supported Agriculture
Can It Become The Basis
For A New Associative Economy?
     By Gary Lamb, Threefold Review....................................8

Biodynamic Gardening
A Living Relationship With
The Spirit Working In Nature
Soil Preparation For The Gardener
     By Beth Wieting............................................................16

Shining Stars:
Profiles of Biodynamic Farms and Gardens
Zinniker Farm
     By Linda Godfrey Photos By PhilBonyata
     From The Week, Delvan, Wisconsin.............................20

From The Garden To The Table
More In Search Of Bread
     By Wolfgang Rohrs.......................................................24

Departments

From The Executive Director...............................................2

Letters To The Editor..........................................................3

Resources...........................................................................4

Bio-Dynamic Advisory Committee......................................5

Josephine Porter Institute....................................................6

Apprentice Inquiries..........................................................26

New Members.................................................................27

Calendar..........................................................................28

Positions/Situations..........................................................28

 

 

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