Pre-Conference Workshops: Thursday, Nov. 13


Full-Day Workshops, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Merging Modern Methods and Old-Time Wisdom for Gardening and Farming — Jeff Poppen

The Spiritual Foundations for Biodynamics — Gunther Hauk, Cynthia Hoven, Harald Hoven

Half-Day Afternoon Workshops, 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Hands-On with the Biodynamic Preparations — Hugh Courtney, Patricia Frazier, Lloyd Nelson (at Foxhollow Farm, bus departs Hyatt at 12:30 pm)

Transforming a Conventional Hog Farm through Biodynamics — Philip Lyvers (at Lyvers Farm, transportation departs Hyatt at 12:30 pm)

Bridging Biodynamic Agriculture and Anthroposophic Medicine — Matias Baker; Dana Burns, DVM; Betsy Cashen, RD; David Gersham, MD; Melissa Greer, DO; Steven Johnson, DO; Dennis Klocek; Mac Mead; Basil Williams, DO; Elizabeth Sustick, RN

Forming and Dissolving: A Workshop for Educators — Jonathan Code

Health Strategies for Organic Livestock — Hubert Karreman

Origins, Development, and Modern Trends in Biodynamic Agriculture — Hugh Lovel

Permaculture in Practice at Salamander Springs Farm — Susana Lein