BDAASA regards Demeter certification as the benchmark for biodynamic practice in Southern Africa and we encourage all farmers and horticultural practitioners interested in biodynamic agriculture to work towards obtaining Demeter certification. Demeter is the certification for biodynamic farming and food. Assessment is according to internationally agreed Demeter International Standards.
Steps to Demeter Certification:
1.- You must first have Organic certification.
2.- Contact Demeter for certification – visit: www.demeter.net
or contact email@example.com.
In South Africa we have 5 Demeter certified farms:
Bloublommetjieskloof, Wellington www.bloublommetjies.com
Elgin Ridge Wine Estate , Elgin (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Reyneke Wines, Stellenbosch www.reynekewines.co.za
Waterkloof Wines, Somerset West www.waterkloofwines.co.za
Cloud Valley Farm, Avontuur ( email@example.com) Demeter in conversion