SHARING OUR EARTH: FROM US TO YOU!
Let the Journey Begin...check out the Herbalist Course, Group Programs and FREE Online Educational Farm page drop-downs! Jump in as led, Grow with US!
Learning offered at the Farm On-land and On-line:
*Organic Gardening Basics
*Cut Flower Growing
*Fruit trees and Berries
*Duck Flock care
*Humanely Harvesting your Poultry
*How to create your own Rabbit Colony!
*Herbs - Growing Your Own customized Herb Garden
*Basic Natural Beekeeping
*In the kitchen: fermenting, bone broth (vegan version too), canning, pressure canning, Kombucha, Water Kefir, how to freeze veggies
*Harvesting & Dehydration
*Growing and Using Elderberries
*Naturally Interesting: creating products useful for the home & garden
*Prepping- how to take care of yourself
*How do you run an agritourism / educational Farm Business
*How do we do this? Skills & Organizational Tips - business & life balance
*Good Health Combo: Healing Music paired with Herbs
*Self Care....Avoid Overwhelm, Find Joy & Fulfillment!
*Herbalism: various classes on this vast subject, to include creating your own healing products, health benefits, herbs for stress, sleep, aging gracefully, herbs for pets and more! Pop-up classes will be available on our Wellness Day Saturdays listed on the Farm Events Page or if you want to become a Community Herbalist, sign up for our Herbalist Course, offered annually every year. 2023 will be our 5th year....check out the details and join us!
Jean is anxious to share knowledge with YOU!
*Master Gardener since 1998, continuing education every year since, Organic practices
*Natural Beekeeper since 1997 - will always keep bees, had 20 hives scattered around 3 counties for a few years, now always have a few at the Farm.
*Attended Coop Camp in 2013, have kept over 100 Chicken flock and 15 Duck Flock for years.
*Trained in Herbalism 2014-2018, Forrest Green Farm and Sacred Plant Traditions
*Professionally grew cut flowers, trained at Lisa Ziegler's Gardeners Workshop in Newport News, VA
*Landscaping business for 3 years
*Played simple guitar since 1984, semi-pro playing at Farmers Markets & Festivals
*Registered Drum Circle Facilitator with the Drum Circle Facilitator's Guild
*Senior Homesteader, Prepper
*Happily married for 49 years
*Running an Educational, Medicinal Herb & Egg farm open to the Public since 2017.
*Learned Harmony Singing with Sweet Adeline's International
*On a Health Journey for 30 years, 67 now, totally healthy, no meds or pain, sleeps well with great energy!
*Overcame smoking & alcohol addiction, conquered obesity.
"Living a centered, grounded, God-led life, full of joy & purpose!
*Good health is worth the work...let's talk*
Sing a Song of Wellness & Well You'll Be!" love, Jean-