• Our Crops
    Yield, Vigor and Flavor
    are determined by
    soil vitality.

    Our Crops

    Soil is a biological system, and addressing limiting factors in air, water, carbon, minerals and biology systemically empowers crops.

  • Our Health
    Is affected by the quality
    of the food we put in
    our bodies.

    Our Health

    Nutritive levels in crops have been dropping for decades. Degenerative diseases are becoming epidemic. Understand quality and find the best for your family.

  • Quality of Food
    Can be understood
    and identified.

    Quality of Food

    Our work is in helping to increase Bionutrient levels in the food supply. Join us in identifying what quality is available where in your area.


Fresh From the Field

2016 Soil & Nutrition Conference registration is now closed

Thank you for your interest in the Soil and Nutrition Conference.
The conference is currently sold out and we have reached maximum capacity for the event.

Interested in being on the wait list?
If you would like to be placed on the registration wait list (in case of cancellations), please email conference director Sharon Tilley at sharon@bionutrient.org. We will then accept registrations in the order requests are received if any spots materialize before Saturday evening.
Thank you — and we hope to see you at a future Bionutrient Food Association conference, course or workshop!

Register today for the 5th Annual Soil & Nutrition Conference!

Come join us as we explore how a renewed focus on the food qualities that industrial agriculture forgot - flavor and nutrition - can transform our food system to better serve people and the planet. Our two-day program at the Kripalu Center in Stockbridge, MA will feature 8 plenary sessions and 16 workshops, with a healthy balance of practical, how-to sessions by regenerative farming experts and thought-provoking talks by researchers, authors and health experts. Learn more

Biochar Workshop: October 17-18

Don't miss this two-day seminar at Dan Kittredge's farm in North Brookfield, MA focusing on the art, science, and practical application of biochar, led by Gary Gilmore, a Pennsylvania State Forester who has been working with and refining methods of biochar production for decades. Gary will be doing at least two burns as demonstration, and everyone who attends the workshop will walk away with a wealth of in-depth information and knowledge about the benefits of biochar — what it is, how it is made, how it is applied, and the excitement that comes from making and using it. Learn more

The Groundwork for Health

Fall 2015

Recommended reading! An interview with Dan Kittredge in Heifer International's World Ark Magazine...

Drive up to Kittredge Farm in central Massachusetts, and you'll find a restored farmhouse with a post-and-beam porch, long hoop houses growing an abundance of seasonal produce and a farmer feeding a herd of beef cows with the help of his 2-year-old son. It's a classic, pastoral scene of a hardworking farm family. Stay awhile, and you'll notice a few things that are less common of a New England farm -- the mineral depot in the barn, for example, where soil amendments are stacked, pallet after pallet. Or the frequent chiming of a cell phone as people call to invite the barefooted farmer for a speaking engagement or to plan a grocery store flash mob to inspire nutrition awareness.   Read more...