• The Biodynamic Compost Preparations:

    These six Preparations are placed in your compost pile together, enriching and preparing compost for your fields and gardens. Use One Compost Preparation Set per a 15 tons or less compost pile (approximately 20 feet by 6 feet by 5 feet).  Wait up to a year before using the compost.  No turning of the pile is necessary.

    BD #502 – Yarrow (Achillea millefolium flowers) assists with potassium and sulphur and with plant growth.

    BD #503 – Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla flowers) is a stabilizer of nitrogen and strengthener of plant growth. 

    BD #504 – Stinging Nettle (Urtica dioica stem & leaves) is a stimulator of iron, potassium, magnesium, sulphur and calcium.

    BD #505 – Oak Bark (Quercus alba bark) assists in phosphorous and calcium development and fungal resistance.

    BD #506 – Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale flowers) stimulates boron, selenium and magnesium.

    BD #507 – Valerian (Valeriana officianale flowers) stimulates phosphorous activity and soil warmth.  

  • Biodynamic Compound Preparation - also called Barrel Compost or BC.  Made from all of the Biodynamic Compost Preparations and used when not enough compost is available or to further enliven the soil.

  • Equisetum – Equisetum arvense acts as a preventative when fungus issues present.

  • BD #500 – also called Horn Manure.  Apply in the spring and/or fall when bare ground presents.  Promotes root activity and grown of plants; aids in the germination of seeds; balancer of the soil's nitrogen and ph.

  • BD #501 – also called Horn Silica. Applied in early morning. It is an aid to photosynthesis and enhances flavor and 
    nutritive qualities.

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