Compost Maker, Land Steward, Earth Champion, and Lifetime Members of the Biodynamic Association (BDA) are invited to gather with Biodynamics authors on a quarterly basis in an interactive online salon. These salons will feature interactive small-and large-group conversations, and members will have ample opportunity to ask questions of each featured author.

Upcoming Author Conversation Salons

Animal Husbandry and Death

with Biodynamics author Brent Hayes

Wednesday, September 12 from 7:30-9:00 pm EDT

Compost Maker, Land Steward, Earth Champion, and Lifetime Members of the Biodynamic Association (BDA) are invited to gather with Biodynamics author Brent Hayes and BDA staff for a conversation salon on Wednesday, September 12 from 7:30-9 pm EDT.

This interactive online salon will be hosted by Biodynamics editor Karen Davis-Brown, and will feature a conversation with Brent Hayes about his recent article, "Animal Husbandry and Death," featured in the Summer 2018 issue (#292). The salon will be informal and interactive, and members will have ample opportunity to ask questions of Brent.

Compost Maker, Land Steward, Earth Champion, and Lifetime Members of the Association may participate free of charge, but space is limited and pre-registration is required. Upon successful registration, you will receive a confirmation email with access instructions.

To fully participate in all of the visual and audio aspects of the salon, you will need a computer, tablet, or smartphone with camera and microphone that is connected to high-speed internet. You will need to download the zoom software prior to the salon. If you do not have access to high-speed internet or your device does not have a microphone, you can also participate via telephone.

Brent Hayes is a graduate of the North American Biodynamic Apprentice Progam (NABDAP) and currently works as the Land and Livestock Manager at Weatherlow Farms, a multi-species grazing and flower operation in Westport, Massachusetts.

Author Conversation Salon Recordings

Imagining Biodynamic Foodsheds of the Future:

Moving from a Food System Based on Global Commodities to Bioregional and Regenerative Foodsheds

April 11, 2018

Facilitated by Karen Davis Brown with author Steffen Schneider

The article was featured in the Winter 2018 issue (#290)

The Compost Preparations and the Individuality of the Farm Organism

Saturday, July 14 

Facilitated by Karen Davis Brown with author Peter Stewart

The article was featured in the Spring 2018 issue (#291)