Herb Walk Photos

Herb Walk  |  Angelica   HerbWalk1   GardenAngelica2 Caulophylum   |  Lavendula Caulophylum1 Lavandula Euonymus  | Symplocarpus Euonymus Symplocarpus1 Dipsacus  |  Echinacea Dipsacus echinaceapatch Arcticum  |  Urtica Arctium1 Urtica4 Asclepias  |  Agastache Asclepias syriaca1 Agastache? Lycopus  | Leptandra

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Practical Herb Class Photos (Garden Course)

ComfreyHarvest GardenClass1 GardenClass2 GardenClass3 GardenClass6 GardenClass5 GardenClass8 GardenClass21 GardenClass14 GardenClass12 GardenClass11 SpaNight2 JohnCooking3 SpaNight11

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Hildegard: A Website Dedicated to Hildegard

If you are interested in reading more about the wisdom of Hildegard Von Bingen this website is full of information about Hildegard and her teachings: http://healthyhildegard.com/

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A Doula’s Role

A Doula’s Role

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John Redden RH Botanical Medicine for Hypertension Management CE credits

Collaborative Education Lecture In this 1 hour lecture John Redden RH gives an overview of formulating a cardiovascular botanical tincture within the context of a case study. The lecture then focuses on the safe and effective use of Rauwolfia serpentina for the management of hypertension. This lecture provides a thorough discussion of Rauwolfia's indications, pharmacology, dosing, side effects and contraindications. Link to Course

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John speaking at Richters Herb Farm

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Food Chart

FOOD CHART Viriditas

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The Foundation of Holistic Principles

The Golden Age & Wei Wu Wei, A story: The Foundation of Holistic Principles Vitalism implies there is a force that organized matter into complex structures like plants and animals and is named Life. This life-force is measured by its effects as it animates. We do not see the wind but things carried on it like clouds or birds. Complex biosystems like an animal maintain a dynamic equilibrium through the physical transmission of information in their physiology e.g. neuropeptides. There is intelligence or mind in our physiology meaning that mind directs life and life organizes matter. Conversely, life is involved in matter and evolves up to the point where mind, once hidden, is now manifest. Mind evolves until it reaches self-awareness or sentience. From self-awareness, self-will blossoms. Self-will implies free will or the ability to override our genetically programmed actions i.e. consciousness and conscience direct the individual and create...

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Viriditas has its very own YouTube Channel!

Introducing the Viriditas Herbal Products YouTube Channel! Click on the link below to see what we have to offer. Be sure to subscribe so you can stay up to date on all of the exciting things we have coming up! Click Here: Viriditas YouTube Channel

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SOUP STOCKS & BONE BROTH from Sally Fallon

CHICKEN STOCK Ingredients: 1 whole free-range chicken or 2 to 3 pounds of bony chicken parts, such as necks, backs, breastbones and wings* gizzards from one chicken (optional) 2-4 chicken feet (optional) 4 quarts cold filtered water 2 tablespoons vinegar 1 large onion, coarsely chopped 2 carrots, peeled and coarsely chopped 3 celery stalks, coarsely chopped 1 bunch parsley *Note: Farm-raised, free-range chickens give the best results. Many battery-raised chickens will not produce stock that gels. If you are using a whole chicken, cut off the wings and remove the neck, fat glands and the gizzards from the cavity. Cut chicken parts into several pieces. (If you are using a whole chicken, remove the neck and wings and cut them into several pieces.) Place chicken or chicken pieces in a large stainless steel pot with water, vinegar and all vegetables except parsley. Let stand 30 minutes to 1 hour. Bring...

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