Chesapeake BioDynamic Network
The Chesapeake BioDynamic Netw
ork of Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia, and West Virginia gathers for activities at the Christian Community Garden Grounds next to the University of Maryland at 4221 Metzerott Rd in College Park, Maryland. CBDN concerns itself with safe sustainable ecological ethical agriculture-gardening-
landscaping. Anyone who has interest in biodynamics is warmly welcomed.
Mix and match activities according to your needs:
*We shall look over Lecture 4 of Steiner's Agriculture Course -all are welcome
*Lunch together (bring)
Biodynamic Gardening Workshop ($20) from
with Abby Porter of the Josephine Porter Institute
Our Workshop leader is Abby Porter who grew up on a biodynamic dairy farm with her mother, Josephine Porter who started making the biodynamic preparations after attending a Biodynamic conference in Spring Valley NY in 1947. She supplied the preparations nationally to farmers and gardeners from 1956 until her passing in 1984. Abby is currently co-editor of Josephine Porter Institute's periodical Applied Biodynamics, and previously served on their Board.
*We will cover the use of horn silica (#501) and make pre-potentized horn silica (#501)
*We will review spring and summer biodynamic practices and how to help your garden and plants be more resilient in the face of weather extremes.
*We will empty the biodynamic barrel compost (BC) pit and share-You will also go home with a unit of BC for your home garden (bring a jar)
*We will stir and spray biodynamic preps barrel compost (BC) and/or horn manure (#500)
Amazing Biodynamic Coffee will be on sale as a fundraiser for biodynamics
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