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Week Farm Project: Extension until Mid October!

Welcome to the Biodynamic Land Trust Website. We are a charitable community benefit society, established to secure land into trust for healthy and sustainable farming and gardening. Let's secure land into trust together, for a working and living countryside. Our current share offer is for the Land at Week, near Dartington. This is a unique opportunity to secure this land for a sustainable mixed farm with an emphasis on education and community involvement.

 

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Volunteer Opportunities at Huxhams Cross Farm

on Thu, 10/23/2014 - 08:44

 

My name is Bob Mehew from the Apricot Centre Team, and I will be the volunteer coordinator for the Huxham's Cross Farm project. I very much enjoy showing people around the farm, and getting the type of jobs done that are far better together – potato harvests, weeding, planting out vegetable seedlings and the like. 

 

My work with Bennison Farm, another Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm project in Essex, brought me in to contact with volunteers, coordinating workdays and helping with social events. It is always great to see families at volunteer work and social days.

"In the topsoil lies the basis of civilisation"

on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:02

A fascinating profile of the pioneer biodynamic-organic farmer, the late Alan Brockman, following a form of holistic and sustainable agriculture. Brockman approached biodynamics as agriculture which was "spiritual not wacky". An invaluable watch.

 

A Biodynamic Beacon Farm Neighbour at Huxham's Cross?

on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 10:17

 

Andre Tranquillini’s biodynamic school garden at Hood Manor is a beacon.  Rudolf Steiner, biodynamics and Steiner education founder,  would have welcomed this  practical, learning by doing approach that connects children with nature, for life.

 
Building on this, there is  the exciting prospect of  a newbiodynamic beacon farm neighbour to the School- just up the cyclepath to Totnes, on land between Huxham’s Cross and Week.  Farm benefits will include apprenticeships, training courses and biodynamic food.

Marina O’Connell, lead farmer of the Apricot Centre team, aims to develop a

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