Joan Sorita

Crab apple Flower Signatures

Bermaga Farm specializes in growing certain species of flowers, trees and herbs. The story behind how this all came about will be in my next blog, meanwhile I felt it very important to give you all some helpful hints on Crab Apple Flower Signatures and […]

Fall is here…

Now that the weather is turning colder I have more time in the mornings to write a little about what is going on with Bermaga Farm, Therapy Corner Store, and my classes on Animal Aromatics and our Flower signatures grown and harvested right here on […]

Chicken Red and Essential Oils

Using Melaleuca to treat a hen’s injured foot.

VIOLET FLOWER SYRUP

Easter is this weekend and you can feel the energy in our gardens on our farm. With the blooming of flowers and the reaching stems of the peony, to the trees waking up and showing the teasing look that winter is over and a new […]

CORNFLOWER HYDROSOL & ANIMAL USES

                               CORNFLOWER (Centaurea cyanus) Herb – dried flowers for teas. (Human internal use only) do not take if pregnant. Hydrosol – To be sprayed and applied topically, sometimes ┬átaken orally if animal self selects. What is a hydrosol? Hydrosols are not water with drops of […]

ANGELICA ROOT ANIMALS AND HUMANS

ANGELICA ROOT  (Angelica archangelica) Essential oils-root Hydrosols-root Herb, root, seeds Essences, elixirs- Flowers When distilled they can use the whole plant for essential oils. This is a must have in your medicine box ! My whole career with animals and humans has been very complex […]

BAY LAUREL ESSENTIAL OIL

                                 HYDROSOL FOR ANIMALS AND PEOPLE Bay Laurel, is the common name and Laurus Nobilis is the latin name. This essential oil is not in the common mainstream use, as where peppermint and lavender would be. I decided that it might be a good plant […]

HOW CAN ONE ANIMAL CHANGE YOUR LIFE?

I have been spending a lot of time on the internet in the wee hours of the morning so I can get my education on pigs, especially the KuneKune pigs. I finally went to the Kunekune pig association website. The Kunes are considered a heritage […]

Self selection Aromatic session

For those of you that do not know this breed of dog they are miniature alaskan huskies dogs. They are really a distinct breed of their own and are very verbal and use their body language to talk. Dogs in general use their body language […]

Ginger the pig

I was going to a friends home to chant with people on a Sunday of Jan. 2019. Before I left we had the kindest man come and put up dividing walls up for our horse shelter in the lower pasture. My husband bid me farewell […]