Thomas Lüthi was born in 1947 in Zürich, Switzerland. He studied biodynamic farming and gardening at Warmonderhof in the Netherlands and worked as a gardener in the United Kingdom and Järna in Sweden. Thomas was the president of Demeter International, co-leader of the Section for Agriculture at the Goetheanum in Dornach, Switzerland and chairman of the International Biodynamic Council. In 1974 he founded the biodynamic agriculture training in Skillebyholm in Järna, where he is still responsible for the part time gardening program. For a couple of years, he regularly visits China to facilitate biodynamic agriculture courses for Chinese farmers.
Thomas lives in Skillebyholm tending a beautiful vegetable and flower garden.