Introduction to Biodynamics for the Home Gardener
with Dr. A. Thimmaiah
at Maharishi University of Management
New Sustainable Living Center RM 12
Biodynamic agriculture is an advanced state of organic farming. In addition to replacing poisonous fertilizers and pesticides with composts and natural pest repellents, biodynamic farming uses lunar rhythms. All farm operations, use a set of 9 special preparations in homeopathic doses to nourish the soil and crops. In other words, it mimics the forest's natural ecosystem. Farmers can produce a superior quality of food in their farm or garden by utilizing the locally available natural resources.
This an introductory lecture for a series of hands on workshops. This lecture in not required to take the hands on course but it is strongly recommended. Participants will receive a free 2014 Farming Lunar Calender.
Dr.Thimmaiah who is the world renowned expert in organic and biodynamic agriculture systems. He has developed many low-cost farming solutions and advised various international organizations, agri-business corporations, governments, and NGOs in India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Italy, Holland, and Costa Rica.
Course Fee: $15.00 (includes 2014 Farming Lunar Calender)