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Co-creating the future with a holistic approach

Presently 180,000 hectares are Demeter certified in 54 countries. The positive consequences for the earth, for global climate and for the nutrition of mankind are significant and offer encouraging perspectives.

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Creating fertile soil - from nature to culture

The Section for Agriculture at the Goetheanum has published the report of the Agriculture Conference 2017 "Creating fertile soil - from nature to culture".

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Demeter is getting popular in Asia

Biodynamic advisor and trainer Mr. Jakes Jayakaran reports that the Biodynamic Farming methods and Demeter standards are on the upswing in China, Taiwan and India.

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Demeter mourns death of biodynamic pioneer Friedrich Sattler

The pioneer of the biodynamic movement, Friedrich Sattler, died early last month. Demeter has paid tribute to a man who was instrumental in guiding its development on all continents. … >>

Bee alliance appeals for funds

An alliance for the protection of bees has to raise 190,000 euros (£150,280, USD 236,000) in the next few weeks in order to continue the legal battle with the agro-chemical industry in the European Court of Justice (EJC).  … >>

New Level 5 Diploma in Sustainable Agricultural Management

Announcing a new training with a focus on developing and deepening sustainable agricultural practice with an emphasis on biodynamic and organic practice and methods, beginning at Emerson College, Sussex, UK in September 2014. … >>

Biodynamic rice makes its mark

For the first time in almost forty years it will produce so much rice that some of it can even be exported. … >>

SEED: The Untold Story

SEED: The Untold Story is a new documentary film that will investigate the dramatic story of seeds, the basis of life on earth. … >>