The internet offers a lot of information on herbs and homesteading. Some of it is helpful. Some of it’s not. Some of it is just downright weird. We’ve been sifting through the internet to bring you reliable and practical information. This list is subject to change at any time. If you have a suggestion, feel free to send us a link for review.
The list below is an incomplete collection of resources we use and respect. It’s a rough version of our site’s bibliography. Just click on the links below to broaden your internet horizons.
Plant Database from USDA
Herbal Supplement Information by MedLine Plus
Drug and Supplement Information by Mayo Clinic
Complementary and Herbal Medicine Guide by University of Maryland Medical Center
Wildcrafting Guidelines by Columbines School of Botanical Medicine
Essential Oil Reference Chart from The Aroma Blog
Essential Oil Dilution Chart from Nourishing Treasures
Single Essential Oil Dilution Chart from Easy Essential Oils
Soap Making Calculator (lye/fat/water) from Soap Calc
Backyard Farmer Food Safety Guides from UC Food Safety
Home Canning Guides from National Center for Home Food Preservation