Biodynamic Spring Prep Intensive

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
Fri, 06/14/2019 (All day) to Sat, 06/15/2019 (All day)
Region: 
Mountain West

Hands-On Practicum:

· Making BD 501 Horn Silica and BD 502 Yarrow

· Unearthing the preparations buried last fall ; BD 500x Horn Manure, BD 503 Chamomile, BD 505 Oak Bark, BD 506 Dandelion

· Practical training in dowsing and homeopathic potentization

Lecture topics:

· Demystifying the preps -the significance of the materials

· Describing the physical and subtle cosmic forces of each prep

 Tour of Biodynamic ranch systems

Dowsing 101 Learn the Basics with Brook LeVan

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
Sat, 05/11/2019 -
13:00 to 17:00
Region: 
Mountain West

Dowsing isn’t just for finding water! It is one of the most valuable tools for farmers and land stewards. We will detail how to be precise in our asking and explore a multitude of uses. We will show you how to make your own rods and will have copper dowsing rods available to purchase. Bring your own if you have them. Register here

BIODYNAMICS 101

Type: 
Workshop
Class
Date: 
Sat, 04/13/2019 -
10:00 to 16:00
Region: 
Mountain West

The history of Biodynamics and the significance of the nine Biodynamic preparations. Designing a farm as a whole living organism.

Learn about the core principles of Biodynamics including:

~ Overview of the key principles of Biodynamics.

~ The practical application creating regenerative on farm fertility.

~ Recipes and methods you can use at home.

~ Planting with the moon, and optimum astrological times for agricultural activities.

Addressing Childhood Stress and Anxiety-- An Anthroposophical Approach

Type: 
Workshop
Community Event
Date: 
Thu, 02/28/2019 -
19:00 to 20:30
Thu, 03/14/2019 -
19:00 to 20:30
Thu, 03/28/2019 -
19:00 to 20:30
Thu, 04/04/2019 -
19:00 to 20:30
Region: 
West Coast
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Overcome parenting difficulties by gaining understanding about developmental needs and by learning creative parenting skills that can help make your family life more simple.

3 Thursday evening sessions based on age groups. Attend one or all:

The Early Years (0-7) FEB 28, 7-8:30 pm
Learn how to deal with difficult behaviors, temper tantrums, nightmares, separation anxiety, and the disappointed child.

Intro to Biodynamic Food Growing Methods (2 days) - Australia

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
Sat, 05/18/2019 - 09:15 to Sun, 05/19/2019 - 16:30
Region: 
International - outside North America
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This experiential two day workshop gives you a balance of both practical and theory and is suitable for food growers from small scale to hobby farmers who are interested in ramping up their organic food production, whilst developing an appreciation of the deeper spirit of nature. It's ideal that you have some experience of organic food growing, but we have catered for beginners. If you have already studied permaculture, you will find the workshop extends your existing knowledge, adding a new and interesting perspective to maximising the effectiveness of your food growing activities.

All Things Avian: Field Day Tres Sabores

Type: 
Workshop
Community Event
Presentation
Date: 
Thu, 03/21/2019 -
08:00 to 12:30
Region: 
West Coast
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Learn about the birds flying through your farm and how they might be a benefit to your operation. Hear from and connect with innovative farmers, avian researchers, and other experts about practices that attract beneficial birds for pest control and manage pest birds. In addition, participate in a demonstration hedgerow planting and learn how this habitat can benefit your farm. You will gain valuable experience in planning for practices aimed at attracting beneficial birds and other natural enemies.