The Alchemy of Agriculture


In conjunction with the Biodynamic Association of Northern California (BDANC)

Friday, January 11, 2008
Frey Vineyards
14000 Tomki Rd, Redwood Valley, CA 95470

This workshop will address the formative forces present in the elemental kingdoms that form the basis for agriculture. Crystal formations, leaf transformations, animal morphology and planetary rhythms will be studied as manifestations of the elements of earth, water, air and fire. This study will be enhanced with artistic exercises in wax modeling.


  • 9-10:30am Earth: Crystal Forms
  • 10:30-11am Break
  • 11-12:30pm Water: Plant and Leaf Metamorphosis
  • 12:30-2pm Lunch
  • 2-3:30pm Air: Animal Body Types
  • 3:30-4pm Break
  • 4-5:30pm Fire: Planetary Rhythms

About the presenter

Dennis Klocek, Founder of the Coros Institute, an organization dedicated to the promotion of dialogue between individuals in the sciences, the arts and business with a common commitment to spiritual values arising from the contemplative life; Director of the Consciousness Studies Program at Rudolf Steiner, CA; international lecturer; author of many books including, The Seer’s Handbook; Drawing from the Book of Nature; Biodynamic Book of Moons; and Weather and Cosmos; and known as Doc Weather to those who visit his website for weather predictions and articles on climatology.


From Hwy 101 (north of Ukiah and just north of Hwy 20) take the “West Road” Redwood Valley Exit. At the top of the ramp turn east onto West Road. Follow for about 4 miles. At the “T” turn left onto Tomki Road. Follow for 1.9 miles.The entrance to the Frey Vineyard is on the left. Proceed towards the main house and look for signs directing you to the meeting.

Google map of Frey Vineyards


The Discovery Inn, Ukiah (707.462.8873) Ask for group rate code: CORBIO.


Saturday & Sunday, Jan 12 & 13 until noon the Biodynamic Association of Northern California has a meeting with keynote lecture by Dennis Klocek Rhythm as the basis for a new approach to science which is open to the public. For more info email: [email protected]