CONFLUENCE GUARDIAN SPONSOR
Mountain Rose Herbs was the very first sponsor of Plant Healer events, and for a dozen years now has been one of the most enthusiastic supporters of these educational gatherings and its unique community/family. Since 1987 they’ve been known for their uncompromising commitment to organic agriculture and steadfast focus on the freshness and aesthetics of botanical products. Mountain Rose has always taken a strong stand when it comes to the protection of the natural world and sustainability of plant medicines. They encourage ecological practices through active support of nonprofit organizations and projects including the cultivation of threatened species, while proffering herbs that are ethically obtained and of high potency –– we cannot recommend them enough!
DESERT SAGE SPONSOR
We love the folks at Frontier Natural Products, a member owned co-op dedicated to supporting and advocating organic products and agriculture, social responsibility and environmental stewardship, and the founders of the National Center for The Preservation of Medicinal Herbs. This makes them an ideal ally of the Good Medicine Confluence and related Plant Healer events, as well their being one of the leading suppliers of high quality all-natural herbs, spices and teas. Please click here to view their inventory:
RED CEDAR SPONSORS
Herb Pharm produces some of the most powerful herbal tinctures and other healing products, and they have been our go-to for a number of formulas for well over a decade now. The company has grown herbs on their certified organic farms since 1979, providing a wide range of extracts for both folks’ families and clients, and in the process inspiring greater trust in plants as well as respect for the natural world. See:
We love buying plant medicines from small growers when possible, and when they carry fresh plants not available other places. Oshala Farm is a favorite, a certified organic, family owned farm operated by Jeff and Elise Higley in Southern Oregon's lush Applegate Valley. They grow over 70 varieties of certified organic medicinal herbs, with reverence for the plants and their wisdom. Please support:
Tonic is our most recent Confluence Sponsor, a lovely healing-hearted enterprise and source for all things herbal that we are more than happy to recommend to you. They carry a large selection of ethically-sourced bulk herbs and high-quality herbal products, and their in-house apothecary mixes up house-blended herbal teas, healing syrups, salves, vinegars & spice blends… all of which can be purchased through their online store:
Strictly Medicinals is one of the most trusted, ethical, and love-driven sources for herb seeds there is. Founded in rural Williams, Oregon as “Horizon Herbs” in 1985, guiding light Richo and Mayche Cezh (pronounced “check”) continue to grow an expanding number of powerful medicinal species. Available to order are not only seeds but live plants and roots carefully packaged for you, the beneficiaries of Richo’s ever deepening intimacy with their nutritional and solar requirements, natural cycles, healing components and actions, spirits and effects.
ANAHATA is an intimate infusion of herbs, flowers, roots, fruits, and resins – botanical treasures for all of your earthly needs, imbued with the spirit of plants. First and foremost, we recognize the Earth as our essential muse. A fluid, active dialogue with the intelligence of innate universal memory. A deep admiration and devotion to the plants and their intelligence. The alchemical processes of Nature serve as a metaphor for the transformational experience of what it is to be a part of this existence. Beyond the limitations of the physical world, we can explore the essence of our divine nature, perfect emanations of the natural world. Plants are an exceptional bridge between these two worlds. It is our intention that these botanical offerings will open doorways to a more intimate experience and conversation with the Earth. Representing the relationship between the spirit of all things.And that they empower you with an ability to commune withthe ever-giving spirit of the plants, healing any illusion of separation, mirroring your true belongingness in this world.
Lana of Noble Root Herbs is on a Mission to assist those on their Wellness Adventure! She offers an Apothecary of items such as Baked Goods (Famed Maca Truffels!), Herbal Teas, Oils Blends, Energy Work Sessions and More! Everything is made with love and intention to asset folks with their Mental, Emotional, Physical and Spiritual wellbeing.