Jessica Standing

6th November 2019

Living Food: Protecting Your Immune System in Winter

A strong immune system is necessary to help ward off winter ills. A healthy gut biome is key. Daphne Lambert explains why and which foods are […]
3rd November 2019

Biodynamic Basics: Tuning into Nature – Star Gazing

Lynda Brown digs a little deeper into the Planting Calendars Planting calendars offer a fascinating window into cosmic forces including the stars that make up the […]
11th May 2020

Biodynamic Basics Biodynamic spray Equisetum (Field Horsetail)

“So wonderful is its nature, its mere touch staunches a patient’s bleeding”.Pliny AD 77 The common field horsetail, Equisetum arvense, is a truly remarkable plant. It […]
6th March 2020

Biodynamic basics: Horn Silica – “Making your Garden Glow”

The biodynamic preparations (activators) are unique  – biodynamic turbochargers primarily responsible for the extra health and vitality of your plants and garden. To see for yourself, […]
31st July 2019

Biodynamic basics: bringing life to your soil

In the second of our series, our biodynamic expert, Andre Tranquilini, Estate Manager of Waltham Place biodynamic farm and gardens, explains all about the biodynamic soil […]
7th September 2020

Biodynamic Basics: the art and science of making and applying compost

There are many methods for making compost, all with same aim of turning garden waste into broken down organic matter to nourish the soil and feed […]
25th April 2019

Biodynamic basics: tuning into Nature’s rhythms

“You don’t need to be an astronomer to garden by the moon, – biodynamic gardening calendars are available to guide you. They suggest the best times […]
6th September 2020

Cook’s Corner:autumn delights

Home dried beans and homegrown tomatoes and potatoes are all precious and delicious. Here’s how to harvest and store them. For more, see our webinars, posted […]