Stacking Functions for a Healthy, Vibrant Garden

September 11th, 2016|Categories: How-to, Permaculture, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , |

When is an apple tree more than an apple tree or a chicken more than a chicken? Stacking functions in your garden or landscape design is an easy way to save water, grow soil, save [...]

In the News: Edible Ecosystem

August 31st, 2016|Categories: Food Security, Permaculture|Tags: , , , , , |

The food forest at our local Cavanagh community center is truly an edible ecosystem delight — a fantastic model. Just a few short years ago, the outdoor space surrounding the Cavanagh Center was lawn city. [...]

Small Batch Tinctures Now at the 8th & Bee Farmstand

August 25th, 2016|Categories: Farmstand|Tags: , , , , |

Small batch tinctures for immune support and anxiety* are now available through our farmstand The 8th & Bee Farmstand is a-growing. Our honey has been a big hit and we’ve sold out of last year’s [...]

Try these bee-friendly natural dye plants

July 9th, 2016|Categories: Fibershed, Homestead, Pollinators|Tags: , , , , , |

Stack functions in your garden for beautiful, natural dye plants that provide food for the bees! Watching the transformation of our homestead over the past year really has been a treat. When we first installed [...]