• 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

New workshop with Master Orchardist Michael Phillips

Come learn the nutritional side of holistic orcharding through the lens of healthy plant metabolism with Michael Phillips. Join us for this introduction to a whole-system based approach for producing nutritionally dense fruits and berries by this nationally recognized guru of holistic orchard management. Don't wait to place your reservations, as seating capacity is limited! Learn more...

Scheduling High Bionutrient Crop Production workshops for 2016-17

Even though though summer has just begun, we are already at work scheduling our fall/winter series of BFA Workshops on High Bionutrient Crop Production! The first workshop has already been scheduled for Ann Arbor, MI, and we expect the schedule to fill up soon.

Interested in scheduling a workshop in your region? BFA invites you to become a local host coordinator and bring our two-day workshop to your community. Please contact Gary Neves, (gary@bionutrient.org), BFA Course Administrator, for more information and to schedule a workshop in your area!

Podcast interview with Dan Kittredge: Growing Nutrient Dense Food

Listen in to a wide-ranging and inspiring interview with Dan Kittredge as he waxes about the aspiration and goals of the BFA, touching on numerous topics such as secondary metabolites in food correlating with flavor and nutritive value, problems with & bridges between differing agri- systems and beliefs, the importance of microbial activity and fungi to access nutrients, healthy plants and inherent pest and disease resistance, biochemical effects of bionutrient-rich food on our bodies, food as medicine, healthy soil as a potential game-changer in healthcare, the economy and the climate, and the links between nutrition & Consciousness.  To name a few.  Listen here.

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...