Celebrate the Holidays The Natural Way-
We raise our fir without artificial fertilizers, colorants, or pesticides.
We do this because we believe in being very careful about the health of our environment.
Harsh artificial fertilizers disrupt the healthy micro-organisms
in the soil, and often end
up washing into lakes and streams where they can cause algae bloom-
a condition fatal to fish. We don't use them. Instead we rely on
time tested methods of composting, and cover-cropping to slowly but steadily build up
the fertility in our soil. Nor do we use poisons on any of our trees.
Sometimes that means we have to work harder to find the perfect tips we use in our
wreaths, but we know the soil, the water, and all the living creatures
there can also celebrate this winter holiday. And at Christmas/Solstice/Channukah
isn't it right that all living beings rejoice?
with a Fresh and Fragrant Balsam Fir Wreath
from Aunt Rhodie's.
available christmas 2001
We are certified, by the way, by MOFGA, The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association.
A DECEMBER WISHTo the shepherds who touch to earth with kind and gentle hands,
may freedom to live be ever found
in this and all your lands.
We hope your lowly sheep camp is safe, secure, and warm,
with a glowing hearth to take you
through every winter storm.
As the frosted pines brush heaven in the nights that are December,
may your blessings be more than you ever hoped for,
and more than you remember.
- author unknown
So how do you get a wreath from Aunt Rhodie's?
CLICK HERE to Check Out Our Fresh and Fragrant Wreaths and Balsam Fir Products!
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