Who has not enjoyed gathering together to stir and spread 500 on a farm in the afternoon?
Working with the compost preparations, whether placing them within a freshly built compost heap, or participating in their making, is an essential part of biodynamics, and yet they remain deeply mysterious.
What are some of the broad ideas from Rudolf Steiner’s Spiritual Science that can help us to begin to approach the compost preparations with understanding?
Rudolf Steiner’s cosmological picture of the evolutionary stages of the Earth as a key to understanding the Agriculture Course.
Rudolf Steiner uses the poetic picture that the spirit “moistens its fingers with sulphur” when working into the substances of the earth. How does sulphur work in this process of bringing material elements into the realm of life?