The Biodynamic Association is part of the Biodynamic Demeter Alliance

Visit the Alliance site (link is external) to learn more about the  organization, Board of Directors, and staff team. 

 

Join or renew your membership today to collectively engage the transformative potential of biodynamics to meet the great challenges facing Earth and humanity.

Save the Date!

We’re excited to announce that the next Biodynamic Conference will be held November 8-12, 2023 at the beautiful Westin hotel near Boulder, Colorado. Visit our conference page on the Biodynamic Demeter Alliance site for all the details as they develop! 

Our Call for Proposals for conference speakers and content is now open! More information is available here, as well as instructions for submissions. Proposals are due no later than Sunday, February 5, 2023

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.

Sacred Place

By Sharifa Oppenheimer: We have desecrated sacred place. Having stolen place’s breath and spirit, we deem it empty space, no longer teeming with living presences seen and unseen, with ancestors and heirs.

Posted on Jan 18, 2023

Help Create a Vibrant Conference — 2023 Call for Proposals

As the first Biodynamic Conference hosted by the newly formed Biodynamic Demeter Alliance, we are excited to showcase the interrelated cultural (education, training, and community), certification, and marketplace aspects that encompass Biodynamic agriculture in the US today.

Posted on Dec 22, 2022

Celebrating Biodiversity Through Biodynamics

Every Biodynamic farmer pays attention to biodiversity on their farm, not only nurturing the biodiversity above ground, but also the biodiversity that lives below ground – the microbes, worms, and vast network of life that builds soil and provides nutrients for plants.

Posted on Dec 20, 2022

Save the Dates for the 2023 Biodynamic Conference!

We’re very excited to announce that the next Biodynamic Conference will be held November 8-12, 2023 at the beautiful Westin hotel near Boulder, Colorado, and will serve to launch the US celebration of Biodynamic Agriculture’s 100th anniversary throughout 2024.

Posted on Nov 15, 2022

Investing in the Future of Agriculture

Farmers are hurting. At the Regenerative Food System Investment (RFSI) Forum in Denver this October, what became clear is that the pain is now moving up the food chain. What can biodynamics bring to the table?

Posted on Nov 10, 2022

Coffee, Teenagers, and a Cowander — A Taste of the Work of Our Farmer Training Program Participants

The Biodynamic Demeter Alliance’s farmer training programs weave together a variety of elements to create an immersive, experiential, cohort-based learning experience. One of the central elements is the design, implementation, and presentation of an independent project. What follows is a small tasting from the work of this year’s participants.

Posted on Oct 12, 2022

Explore, Discuss, and Build Community 

What Is Biodynamics?

Resources on the principles and practices, biodynamic preparations, research, certification, and more

Community Connections

Regional groups, events, social media, and more 

Online Forums

Job postings, apprenticeships, internships, land opportunities, and more

Explore more with Biodynamic Conference recordings

Wish you could have been there? Journey deeper with Biodynamic Conference recordings. Recordings from the 2018, 2019, and 2020 conferences are available for purchase now

Photos by Trav Williams/Broken Banjo Photography

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.

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. To find out more, contact us supporters@biodynamics.com or (262) 649-9212.

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