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A Visit with IHS Sponsor From Nature With Love

A Visit with IHS Sponsor From Nature With Love

Over the next year, we’ll be featuring many of our International Herb Symposium sponsors. These folks are part of the community that makes the IHS possible, and we’re excited to start off the series with From Nature With Love. Thank you to Marketing Manager Wendy Robbins for telling us a little about this company! The team at From Nature With Love UPS: Let’s start with the basics. Could you tell us a little about what ...
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Endangered Plants and Women’s Health: Fertility Herbs At Risk

Endangered Plants and Women’s Health: Fertility Herbs At Risk

Check out the latest blog on Herbal Reality written by Susan Leopold, PhD! Chamaelirium luteum It was early this spring in 2021 when visiting a friend in southern Virginia that I came across a rare encounter with a small colony of just emerging False Unicorn root (Chamaelirium luteum). This sacred fertility herb was thriving in the woods nestled throughout a graveyard of rusty old farm equipment. Hiding in plain site along a winding creek there were ...
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May the Forest Be With You – The 2021 Issue of the Journal Has Arrived!

The Healing Forest Theme It feels like during the pandemic time started to tick a bit faster as we shape-shifted our energy to tackle new challenges and opportunities. The theme of this year’s Journal is the Healing Forest, and in tandem, the theme of the International Herb Symposium was also a deep immersion into the dynamic ways forests heal the planet. The keynote of the IHS was Diana Beresford Kroeger talking about the medicinal aerosols ...
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Wild Plant Culture Podcast – Episode 011 – Featuring Susan Leopold

In case you missed it… Wild Plant Culture Podcast – Episode 011 – Dr. Susan Leopold on Rare Medicinal Plants Brought to you by Wild Ridge Plants A conversation with Dr. Susan Leopold, Ethnobotanist and Executive Director of United Plant Savers covering underworld smuggling, anti-viral herbs, parasitic medicinal plants, cannabis, ginseng, and more. Listen Here ...
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Medicinal Plant Conservation Award 2021

This year’s award goes to Penelope Beaudrow of the The Ginkgo Tree and Kina Gegoo Botanical Sanctuary in Cannington, Ontario. Penelope Beaudrow Penelope debuted a wonderful film, ‘For the Love of Medicinal and Native Plants” featuring her journey in created a botanical sanctuary. Furthermore, she helped launch a Sanctuary Dreamers a meetup group for AHG along with Mimi Hernandez to support and encourage those thinking about creating a botanical sanctuary. Her passion to encourage herbalist ...
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