Introduction:

The Society for Biodynamic Farming and Gardening in Ontario was incorporated on June 14th, 1982. The Objects of Incorporation are:

a) To promote, foster, develop, guide and safeguard a method of agriculture, horticulture and forestry, in accordance with principles set forth by the agricultural course given by Rudolf Steiner in 1924 at Koberwitz, Germany.

b) To spread accurate knowledge of this method, and to ensure its correct application by means of lectures and conferences; to issue and distribute literature; to establish information and research centres; to enter into consultation with farmers, gardeners and foresters; and related activities.

c) For the objects aforesaid to accept donations, gifts, legacies and bequests.

 The founding Directors were:

William Alexander Murchison; Douglas Martin Huntley; Eric George Smedley; Michael August Schuster; James Philip Nusbaum; Hans Joachim Warner and Richard Kaye Chomko.

 The Educational Fund was established out of the spirit of the Objects of Incorporation to assist students, who are seeking knowledge of Biodynamic Farming and Gardening, by providing yearly bursaries. For more information contact Annette Stutzki, Treasurer at bdtreasureron@gmail.com