Visit the renowned Avena Botanicals
and enjoy a custom garden tour with Herbalist and Teacher Deb Soule.
In addition to growing some of the most amazing medicinals in North America, Avena has been employing permaculture techniques and is the first Demeter-certified Biodynamic farm in Maine. This stop will be followed by a visit to a the permaculture homestead of Ryan Entwistle to see various natural building techniques, Warre beehives and more. We will finish this tour with a visit to Tom Griffin’s Hope’s Edge Farm
, a market farm which has been producing nutrient rich food biodynamically for many years. This track has something for everyone!