Biodynamics & Organics

Our authoritative Biodynamics, Biodynamic Wine and Organics collection features books on biodynamic wine, organic food and cooking, sustainable and community living, as well as books on the biodynamic gardening and agriculture, including the annual Biodynamic Sowing and Planting Calendar by Maria Thun.

For more information on Biodynamics, please visit the Biodynamic Agricultural Association (UK) or the Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association (US).

Illustration of a biodynamic vineyard from Monty Waldins Best Biodynamic Wines
Bees and Honey, from Flower to Jar

Bees and Honey, from Flower to Jar

Michael Weiler
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A fascinating look at the secret life of bees, all the way from buzzing around the garden to the sticky knife in the honey jar.... Read more

Biodynamic Agriculture

Biodynamic Agriculture

Willy Schilthuis
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A concise and illustrated introduction to organic agriculture which shows that biodynamic crops are healthier and longer-lasting than conventional crops.... Read more

The Biodynamic Farm: Developing a Holistic Organism

The Biodynamic Farm: Developing a Holistic Organism

Karl-Ernst Osthaus; Foreword by Bernard Jarman; Translated by Beate Buchinger
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A practical guide to developing a healthy, balanced and sustainable farm.... Read more

Biodynamic Gardening: For Health and Taste

Biodynamic Gardening: For Health and Taste

Hilary Wright
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A colour illustrated introduction to everything a beginner needs to know about biodynamics. A perfect present.... Read more

A Biodynamic Manual: Practical Instructions for Farmers and Gardeners

A Biodynamic Manual: Practical Instructions for Farmers and Gardeners

Pierre Masson; Edited by Vincent Masson; Translated by Monique Blais
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Answers all questions about the practice and methods of biodynamic farming and gard... Read more

The Biodynamic Orchard Book

The Biodynamic Orchard Book

Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer and Michael Maltas
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Brings together the best advice for cultivating fruit trees using biodynamic methods, to produce healthy pesticide-free fruit.... Read more

Biodynamic, Organic and Natural Winemaking: Sustainable Viticulture and Viniculture

Biodynamic, Organic and Natural Winemaking: Sustainable Viticulture and Viniculture

Britt and Per Karlsson; Translated by Roger Tanner
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An award-winning and invaluable introduction for all winegrowers and winemakers who are... Read more

Chromatography Applied to Quality Testing

Chromatography Applied to Quality Testing

Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer
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An overview of all aspects of chromatography, as well as detailed accounts of various tests, studies and trials to determine the quality of soils and compost... Read more

Companion Plants and How to Use Them

Companion Plants and How to Use Them

Helen Philbrick and Richard B. Gregg; Introduction by Herbert H. Koepf
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A detailed and comprehensive A-Z reference book of plants and how they affect each other favourably and unfavourab... Read more

Companion Plants and How to Use Them

Companion Plants and How to Use Them

Helen Philbrick and Richard B. Gregg; Introduction by Herbert H. Koepf
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A detailed and comprehensive A-Z reference book of plants and how they affect each other favourably and unfavourab... Read more

The Development of the Organic Network: Linking People and Themes, 1945-95

The Development of the Organic Network: Linking People and Themes, 1945-95

Philip Conford; Foreword by Jonathon Porritt
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This book continues the survey of the British organic movement. Wide-ranging but closely detailed, Con... Read more

The Earth's Face: Landscape and its relation to the health of the soil

The Earth's Face: Landscape and its relation to the health of the soil

Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer; Foreword by R. George Stapledon
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A wide-ranging study of different landscapes and the effects on soil fertility of both natural ... Read more

Farms of Tomorrow Revisited: Community Supported Farms -- Farm Supported Communities

Farms of Tomorrow Revisited: Community Supported Farms -- Farm Supported Communities

Trauger Groh and Steven McFadden
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Explains the CSA movement at the heart of agricultural renewal.... Read more

Flowforms: The Rhythmic Power of Water

Flowforms: The Rhythmic Power of Water

John Wilkes
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Working with his remarkable invention, the Flowform, Wilkes has uncovered many hidden secrets of water, and also created an artform of great beauty.... Read more

Food Full of Life: Nourishing Body, Soul and Spirit

Food Full of Life: Nourishing Body, Soul and Spirit

Gill Bacchus
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Considers how we can measure the true life processes which give our food its living energies and nourishing qualities, and how we can best preserve them.... Read more

Growing Biodynamic Crops: Sowing, Cultivation and Rotation

Growing Biodynamic Crops: Sowing, Cultivation and Rotation

Friedrich Sattler and Eckard von Wistinghausen; Translated by A. R. Meuss
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A comprehensive overview of crops and cropping for biodynamic farmers, written by experts... Read more

Koepf's Practical Biodynamics: Soil, Compost, Sprays and Food Quality

Koepf's Practical Biodynamics: Soil, Compost, Sprays and Food Quality

Herbert H. Koepf
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An invaluable overview of Koepf's insights into key aspects of biodynamics.... Read more

A Lakota Approach to Biodynamics: Taking Life Seriously

A Lakota Approach to Biodynamics: Taking Life Seriously

Devon Strong
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A moving memoir by a farmer who uniquely combined biodynamic techniques with traditional Native American spirituality.... Read more

The Living Kitchen: Organic Vegetarian Cooking for Family and Friends

The Living Kitchen: Organic Vegetarian Cooking for Family and Friends

Jutka Harstein
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Jutka Harstein's restaurant customers have long known the wonders of her recipes: delicious, nourishing meals enjoyed by all the family. ... Read more

The Maria Thun Biodynamic Calendar: 2017

The Maria Thun Biodynamic Calendar: 2017

Matthias Thun
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The original biodynamic sowing and planting calendar, now in its 55th year, showing the optimum days for sowing, pruning, and harvesting various plants and crops.... Read more

The Maria Thun Biodynamic Calendar: 2018

The Maria Thun Biodynamic Calendar: 2018

Matthias Thun
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The original biodynamic sowing and planting calendar, now in its 56th year, showing the optimum days for sowing, pruning, and harvesting various plants and crops.... Read more

Monty Waldin's Best Biodynamic Wines

Monty Waldin's Best Biodynamic Wines

Monty Waldin
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A relaxed, readable but authoritative guide to the best biodynamic wines available, from a master wine writer.... Read more

Monty Waldin's Best Biodynamic Wines

Monty Waldin's Best Biodynamic Wines

Monty Waldin
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A relaxed, readable but authoritative guide to the best biodynamic wines available, from a master wine writer.... Read more

The Moon Gardener's Almanac: A Lunar Calendar to Help You Get the Best From Your Garden: 2018

The Moon Gardener's Almanac: A Lunar Calendar to Help You Get the Best From Your Garden: 2018

Edited by Thérèse Trédoulat; Translated by Mado Spiegler
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A practical guide to planting in harmony with luna... Read more

Muck and Mind: Encountering Biodynamic Agriculture: An Alchemical Journey

Muck and Mind: Encountering Biodynamic Agriculture: An Alchemical Journey

Jonathan Michael Code
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Examines how the biodynamic approach to agriculture can transform consciousness.... Read more

Nitrate: An Ailing Organism Calls for Healing

Nitrate: An Ailing Organism Calls for Healing

Herbert H. Koepf
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This pamphlet discusses the increased levels of nitrate in water supplies, animal feeds and food, and the problems it presents for farmers and gardeners.... Read more

The North American Maria Thun Biodynamic Calendar: 2018

The North American Maria Thun Biodynamic Calendar: 2018

Matthias Thun
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The 2018 Maria Thun biodynamic calendar adapted for North American (EST) dates and times, showing optimum days for sowing, pruning and harvesting.... Read more

Orchard Pest Management and Spray Schedule

Orchard Pest Management and Spray Schedule

Michael Maltas
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A month-by-month calendar laying out a detailed spray schedule.... Read more

The Organic Bug Book

The Organic Bug Book

Chris Korrow
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A colourful, lively book to help children get to know the insect world better, including the one right there in their own garden.... Read more

Pfeiffer's Introduction to Biodynamics

Pfeiffer's Introduction to Biodynamics

Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer
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Three key articles on the concepts, principles and practice of the biodynamic method, from the pioneer of biodynamics in North America.... Read more

The Plant: Volume I: A Guide to Understanding its Nature

The Plant: Volume I: A Guide to Understanding its Nature

Gerbert Grohmann; Translated by Katherine Castelliz and Barbara Saunders-Davies
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A comprehensive overview of plants and the plant world, and their relation to the wid... Read more

The Plant: Volume II: Flowering Plants

The Plant: Volume II: Flowering Plants

Gerbert Grohmann; Translated by Katherine Castelliz and Barbara Saunders-Davies
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Second of two volumes providing a comprehensive overview of plants and the plant world. Focuses on the ... Read more

Principles of Biodynamic Spray and Compost Preparations

Principles of Biodynamic Spray and Compost Preparations

Manfred Klett
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An essential guide for biodynamic gardeners and farmers to the background to and philosophy of sprays and compost techniques.... Read more

Sacred Agriculture: The Alchemy of Biodynamics

Sacred Agriculture: The Alchemy of Biodynamics

Dennis Klocek
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A conceptual guidebook which argues for inner development to use biodynamic methods effectively.... Read more

Sensitive Beekeeping: Practicing Vulnerability and Nonviolence with your Backyard Beehive

Sensitive Beekeeping: Practicing Vulnerability and Nonviolence with your Backyard Beehive

Jack Bresette-Mills
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An approach to small-scale beekeeping which results in healthier, more sustainable hives and a physically, menta... Read more

Sensitive Crystallization: Visualizing the Qualities of Wines

Sensitive Crystallization: Visualizing the Qualities of Wines

Christian Marcel; Translated by C. J. Moore
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Explores Ehrenfried Pfeiffer's sensitive crystallization method to visually demonstrate the different qualities of a... Read more

Stars of the Meadow: Medicinal Herbs as Flower Essences

Stars of the Meadow: Medicinal Herbs as Flower Essences

David Dalton
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A comprehensive guide to using over forty medicinal herbs as flower essences.... Read more

Toward Saving the Honeybee

Toward Saving the Honeybee

Gunther Hauk
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This book is both a practical guide to beekeeping and a study of the honeybee as a powerful ecological barometer, from which we can learn a lot about our environment.... Read more

Using the Biodynamic Compost Preparations and Sprays in Garden, Orchard and Farm

Using the Biodynamic Compost Preparations and Sprays in Garden, Orchard and Farm

Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer
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A classic work by a pioneer of biodynamics which lays out the details of the biodynamic method.... Read more

Vegetable Gardening for Organic and Biodynamic Growers

Vegetable Gardening for Organic and Biodynamic Growers

Joel Morrow
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Presents detailed profiles of 76 vegetables, including how to grow them, their preferred climate, their transformation over time and their nutritional and ... Read more

Weeds and What They Tell Us

Weeds and What They Tell Us

Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer
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This wonderful little book covers everything you need to know about the types of plants known as weeds, how they grow and what they can tell us about soil health.... Read more

Weeds and What They Tell Us

Weeds and What They Tell Us

Ehrenfried E. Pfeiffer
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This wonderful little book covers everything you need to know about the types of plants known as weeds, how they grow and what they can tell us about soil health.... Read more

What's So Special About Biodynamic Wine?: Thirty-five Questions and Answers for Wine Lovers

What's So Special About Biodynamic Wine?: Thirty-five Questions and Answers for Wine Lovers

Antoine Lepetit de la Bigne
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35 clear questions and answers on biodynamics and biodynamic wine which explain what all the fuss is a... Read more

What's So Special About Biodynamic Wine?: Thirty-five Questions and Answers for Wine Lovers

What's So Special About Biodynamic Wine?: Thirty-five Questions and Answers for Wine Lovers

Antoine Lepetit de la Bigne
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35 clear questions and answers on biodynamics and biodynamic wine which explain what all the fuss is a... Read more

When Wine Tastes Best: A Biodynamic Calendar for Wine Drinkers: 2017

When Wine Tastes Best: A Biodynamic Calendar for Wine Drinkers: 2017

Matthias Thun
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Shows the optimum days for drinking wine, and which days to avoid, in 2017.... Read more

Growing Sustainable Children: A Garden Teacher's Guide

Growing Sustainable Children: A Garden Teacher's Guide

Ronni Sands and Willow Summer
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An indispensable resource for anyone teaching gardening to children, including a comprehensive curriculum and activities.... Read more

Planetary Influences Upon Plants: A Cosmological Botany

Planetary Influences Upon Plants: A Cosmological Botany

Ernst Michael Kranich; Translated by Ulla and Austin Chadwick
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Describes the growth patterns, leaf placements and flower forms of different plants, and shows their con... Read more

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