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Bee Virus Spread is Human-Made


Varroa on pupa.

Credit: Professor Stephen Martin, University of Salford

Bee virus spread is humanmade, driven by European honeybee populations

[repost: http://www.sciencedaily-com/releases/2016/02/160204150617-htm%5D

Date:February 4, 2016… 711 more words


Herbal Healing Hokum

My head is stuffed, my nose is glowing and my throat has been replaced with an instrument of torture from the least forgiving dungeon of the Middle Ages. 509 more words

Gardening & Humour

Who's that girl and what's behind her smile?? 

Today is a great day! Great because today marks a point in my journey where I am overwhelmed with gratitude…


I rarely talk about my health battles because they seem so minor. 932 more words

Inner Work

Farmgirl School Live!

I would cordially like to invite you to the Colorado Springs Home and Landscaping Show this weekend, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.  If you love decorating, improving, gardening, and events as much as I do, you will love this show!  141 more words


The Earthwise Herbal Repertory: The Definitive Practitioner’s Guide

Title:The Earthwise Herbal Repertory: The Definitive Practitioner’s Guide

Author: Matthew Wood with David Ryan
We moved into a drafty 1890 Victorian in town this fall so while I plan to plant a new herb garden in the small side and front yards in the spring I’ve been reading to pass the wet and chilly days till then. 309 more words


I hope you are enjoying the beginning of our herbal action series. Last week we discussed adaptogens. This week we are moving onto alteratives. This phrase is a bit less specific than adaptogens but they are very valuable herbs in restoring proper function to many different systems of the body. 393 more words


Herb Spotlight: Marjoram

It still isn’t clear exactly where this thought came from but as I was organizing my cooking herbs and spices something sprung into my head, “Get marjoram”. 310 more words

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