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17 Medicinal Herbs

Background Medicinal Ever wonder how pharmaceutical companies found and invented medical products to relieve physical ailments? Nature. Natural remedies derive from plants and have been used by humans for thousands of years in ointments, tinctures, steeped in tea, and other methods. The catch is medicinal herbs do not always provide instant relief from ailments and …

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Basil (herb)

Background Basil is a herb staple to have in your spice rack or fresh in your fridge. Did you know that there are roughly 50 to 150 different species of Basil? The most common are Sweet Basil, Small or Dwarf Basil, Purple-Leafed Basil, and Specialty (scented) Basil. It originated in Asia and Africa, and is …

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Why Raised Beds?

Benefits If you have never utilized a raised bed, then this read is for you! Raised beds not only help prevent back issues by limiting the need to bend or working on your knees (which is also beneficial for individuals with limited mobility), but they are amazing for starting an earlier crop. Due to the …

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