Herbalism is truly a frontline medicine; folk remedies are the go to medicine for many of us. Beyond home remedies, though, herbalists can be a force for change in the world. Today, we’re talking with Herbal Activist Nicole Telkes about disasters, revolution, and changing the world through Herbalism.
We spoke with Denise Meikel about the American Botanical Council’s ADopt-an-Herb program and the HerbMedPro database it supports.
For more information on becoming an Adopt-an-Herb sponsor, contact Denise at 512-926-4900 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Nicole Telkes, RH
Nicole is a practicing herbalist, educator, activist and Director of the Wildflower School of Botanical Medicine. She specializes in bioregional medicinal plants and is a fully stocked herbal apothecary with wild and weedy custom formulations for her clients and students. She is a Registered Herbalist with the American Herbalist Guild. She wrote the first book on herbs of her bio region, The Medicinal Plants of Texas.