Biological dynamic farming — An occult form of alternative agriculture?

  title={Biological dynamic farming — An occult form of alternative agriculture?},
  author={Holger Kirchmann},
  journal={Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics},
  • H. Kirchmann
  • Published 1 September 1994
  • Biology
  • Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics
An analysis of the theory of biodynamic farming is presented. The founder of biological dynamic agriculture, the Austrian Rudolf Steiner, Ph.D., (1861–1925), introduced methods of preparation and use of eight compounds forming the nucleus of his agricultural theory. His instructions were based on insights and inner visions from spiritualistic exercises and not on agricultural experiments. His purpose was to show mankind a form of agriculture that enables not only the production of healthy foods… 

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