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Biodynamics Journal

Biodynamics has a long history (since 1941) as one of the preeminent publications on biodynamic farming and gardening in the world. A benefit of membership in the Biodynamic Association, each issue provides a thoughtful collection of articles centered on a theme such as spirit of place, farming and health, composting, or pollinators.

Online access for the most recent four issues, plus supplementary materials, is available to BDA members. Join our vibrant community of biodynamic farmers and gardeners and enjoy immediate access.

Fall and Winter 2016/17

Tierra Viva: Farming the Living Earth

The Fall and Winter 2016/17 issue of Biodynamics is now available online for all members of the Biodynamic Association. (Log in to access.) Full members will receive the paper version in the mail in February.

Join now to enjoy immediate access to the four most recent issues of Biodynamics, our growing collection of online members-only educational resources, the Biodynamic Directory, and discounts on BDA educational webinars and events.


Advertising & Editorial Submissions

For information on submitting articles or photographs and advertising, please visit our Journal Submissions page.

Membership Questions

If you have questions about your membership status, would like to change your mailing address or other information, or did not receive an issue, please contact Anna Emrick at members@biodynamics.com or (262) 649-9212 x2. If you're having trouble accessing your online benefits, please see our For Members page.


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Fall 2014:

Creating Health

Become a member and help support our education, research, and community building programs.

Join for as little as $20 and receive online access to Biodynamics, supplemental articles, selected conference workshop materials, and the Biodynamic Directory, plus discounts on events we host!


Spring 2015:

Who Are the Animals?

Supplemental articles:

  • Integrating Animal Husbandry in Sustainable Low Impact Farming
  • Letting Animals Do the Work
  • Understanding the Cow: Aspects Relating to the Nature of the Bovine Animal
  • My Way to Look at Chickens

BDA Newsletters

A supplement to the Biodynamics journal

Publicly available

Summer/Fall 2016

Summer 2015

Winter/Spring 2015

Summer/Fall 2014