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Backyard Botanicals in Freeport, Maine

Steph Cesario of Backyard Botanicals in Freeport, Maine is a practitioner of plant spirit medicine.

She’s had green tendrils around her heart for the past decade and she follows their lead in cultivating them. Steph is their humble steward and friend.

She has been studying and practicing regenerative organic agriculture since 2009. Steph holds a B.S. in Agroecology from Univ. of Vermont; has certification in permaculture design & biodynamic training; and is a longtime herbal student with both settler and Indigenous teachers.

As a member of the collaborative, Steph brings us access to professional networks in regenerative agriculture throughout New England, as well as professional experience in weaving racial and social justice into herbalism & agricultural networks.

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