Here are the local products available for purchase through Motherlode Harvest for pickup on Tuesday, June 8, between 10:30 am and noon, or 4:30 to 6 pm at the Golden Country Produce Stand in Sutter Hill. To order, please reply to this email, or email me at motherlodeharvest, or call me at 419-2503 by 9 am on Sunday. Payment may be made by cash or check made out to Motherlode Harvest at pickup.
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Local Products Order List
Please contact Michelle Grondin at 419-2503 or at motherlodeharvest
by Sunday at 9:00 am with your order requests.
Produce/Flowers/Herbs/Plants, by Grower
–Herbal Teas $5.00/1 oz. tin:
Tulsi RoseTea- holy basil, rose petals, calendula flower, nettle leaf
Sweet Dreams- hops, lavender, chamomile, skullcap, catnip
Manzanita Ridge Blend- bergamot, hyssop, lemon balm, borage
Sun Earth Energy
–Sprouted Black-eyed peas $3.75/1-lb. Bag $2.00/1/2-lb. Bag
Sprouting makes these sustainably-raised beans more digestible when cooked.
Casa de la Pradera
–Dried lavender flowers $1.25/1/2-oz. Bag
Boggs Market Farm
–-Organic Herbal Tea $2.00/oz.: Chamomile
Lucero Organic Farm
–Strawberries, Organic $3.50/basket 3 baskets/$10.00
–Fresh Culinary Herbs $1.25/1/2-oz. Bunch Grown using organic methods
Edible Flowers Mixture (borage, calendula, pansies, chive blossoms, rose geranium, nasturtium, lavender, dandelion, chamomile ~ mixtures may differ slightly depending on availability)
–Goat, Stew meat $7.50/lb., from Always Enough Ranch
–Goat, loin and rib chops $10.50/lb., from AE Ranch
–Goat, leg roasts $10.50/lb, from AE Ranch
–NEW! Goat meat pet food, 2-4” chunks, 5-lb. Bags $4.00/lb.
–Beef, Ground $4.50/lb., from Mendoza Red Angus
–Beef, Ground beef 1/3-lb. Patties, 3 to a package $5.00/lb., from Mendoza Red Angus
–Beef, Cross rib steaks (2/pkg.) $6.50/lb., from MRA
–Beef Teriyaki Snack Sticks $1.50 each or 10 for 1.25 each, from MRA
–Beef, Sirloin Tip Steak $7.50/lb., from MRA
–Beef, Top Sirloin Steak $7.50/lb., from MRA
–Beef, Tenderized Cube Steaks $5.00/lb., from MRA
–-Extra-large, Organic $5.88/doz., from Butte Mountain Farm
–Medium/Large, Organic $5.25/doz., from Butte Mountain Farm
–Medium/Large, Free-range $4.38/doz., from Always Enough Ranch
–Medium/Large, Free-range $4.38/doz., from Casa de la Pradera
–Medium/Large, Free-range $4.38/doz., from the Olive Farm
–Duck eggs, Medium/Large $3.00/1/2-doz., from the Olive Farm
–Organic, 1 quart $3.00 or 1 gallon $10.00, from Humbug Creek Farm
Grown and pressed in Calaveras County from many heirloom varieties.
–-1-lb. Jar $14.00, from Paloma Pollinators
From hives in Paloma and outside of Jackson
–CCOF certified, 2009 pressing $18.00/500 ml bottle, from the Olive Farm
–Extra Virgin Estate Grown 2010 Vintage, $15.00/12.7 oz or 375 ml bottle, from Amador Olive Oil
Body and Health Products
–English Analgesic Balm $11.00, from AE Ranch
–Shea Body Butter, 4 oz. $11.00, from AE Ranch
Skin moisturizer for body and face, all natural ingredients
–Shea Body Butter, Peppermint Orange 4 oz. $11.00, from AE Ranch
–Shea Body Butter, Lavender 4 oz. $11.00, from AE Ranch
–Soothing Shea Ice, 3.75 oz. $12.00, from AE Ranch
A salve for congestion, arthritis, gout, headaches, and muscle aches
–Shea Ice +Plus, 3.75 oz. $13.50, from AE Ranch
Has the same ingredients as the Soothing Shea Ice, plus added herbs and essential oils to address skin problems such as psoriasis, nail fungus, athlete’s foot, and eczema.
–Golden Deep Treating Lotion, 1 oz. Roll-on $11.50, from AE Ranch
Used to relieve pain, improve circulation, remove toxins and help heal injuries such as muscle strains, tendonitis, and arthritis.
–Colloidal Silver, 4 oz. $11.00, from AE Ranch
Used topically or taken internally as an antibiotic, a fungicide, and a virucide.
–Soap, Milk and Honey, 4 oz. bar $6.00, from Paloma Pollinators
Olive oil, coconut and palm oils, shea butter, wheat germ oil, vitamin E, oatmeal, honey, goat milk, beeswax, fragrance oil, lye, distilled water.
–Calendula Salve 4 oz. $10.00, from Paloma Pollinators
Organic local olive oil, sweet almond oil infused with calendula and lavender flowers, vitamin E, local beeswax, pure essential oil of lavender.
–Honey Rose Face Mask 4 oz. $10.00, from Paloma Pollinators
Local honey, Rose petals
–Soap, Olive Oil, Handcrafted Natural 4 oz. Bar $5.00, Almond or Apricot 3 oz. Bar $4.00, from Amador Olive Oil
Amador Olive Oil, coconut oil, castor oil, glycerin (water & sodium hydroxide), almond or apricot fragrance.
–Chrysalis Woman Herbals ~ Organically raised, Handcrafted
Teas ~ Decorative & refillable bag $7.25 / 8oz bulk $17.00
Fertility Tea (red clover leaf & blossom, red raspberry leaf, nettle, alfalfa, dandelion root, ginger root)
Stress Free Tea (chamomile, lavender, oatstraw, peppermint)
Pregnancy Tea (red raspberry leaf, nettle leaf, oatstraw, dandelion leaf, alfalfa, peppermint)
After Birth Sitz Bath (comfrey leaf, chamomile, chickweed, plantain, lavender, sea salt)
Salves ~ 2oz $14.00
Soothing Salve (Infused oils of Calendula blossom, Comfrey leaf, Elder blossom, beeswax, lavender EO)
A nourishing salve great for cuts & scrapes, also good for itchy, flaky and irritated skin
Single Tinctures ~ 1oz $7.25 / 2oz $13.25
Black Walnut Green Hulls
(Strong anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties; cleanses internal parasites)
(Improves lymphatic drainage from infection; swollen glands)
(Weight loss; tatty tumors; arthritis; bronchitis; congested lymph system; constipation, diarrhea, weak or inflamed stomach or bowels)
Cleavers Flowering Top
(Supports urinary system function; supports lymphatic system function)
(Alleviates colds, flu & upper respiratory infections; fevers; laryngitis)
Motherwort Leaf & Flower
(Support for menstrual discomfort and stress, supports cardiovascular system health)
Nettle Leaf and Stem
(Promotes urinary system function; promotes healthy immune response to allergens)
(Supports the female hormonal system; promotes hormonal balance during peri-menopausal years; supports healthy levels of progesterone; aids fertility)
(Ulcers, hemorrhoids, postpartum bleeding; regulates length of menstrual cycle; alleviates menstrual cramps; bladder infection; enlarged prostate; high blood pressure; poor circulation/vein elasticity)
Combination Tinctures ~ 1 oz. $7.25 / 2 oz $13.25
More Milk: goats rue
(Aids in increasing breast-milk production)
Milk Be Gone: sage
(Helps in the weaning process decrease milk supply)
Moon Ease: red raspberry, vitex, oatstraw, black haw
(Eases menstrual cramping and emotional distress)
Hot Mamma!: vitex, motherwort, black cohosh and oatstraw
menopausal formula: balances hormonal changes, eases irritability, tension and hot flashes)
Maiden’s Moon: vitex, lady’s mantle, black haw, red raspberry leaf, burdock root, dandelion root)
(menarche formula: for young women during their monthly menses ~ alleviates pms, bloating, cramping, mood swings)
MEDICINAL VINEGARS – 5oz $10.50
Boney Brew: chickweed, nettle, mallow
(incredibly high in absorbable minerals, aids in the prevention of osteoporosis ~ use in salad dressings, marinades, cooked greens)
All of our remedies are things that you can make yourself. We encourage you to make remedies of your own and we offer classes and workshops to show you how.
Always consult your physician before taking herbs.
Peace and Blessings, Sharon
Quick Heal Salve 2oz. $10.00 1/2 oz $4.00
The kids named this one because it works so well as a general purpose first aid salve. It does wonders for cracked feet and scaly skin. It contains Comfrey, Calendula, Plantain, Goldenseal and lavender in a cold pressed Virgin olive oil base with bees wax added.
Pain Away Salve 2oz. $10.00
This relieves the pain of sore muscles and joints when applied with a little friction and/or moist heat. A gently warming analgesic salve that contains St.John’s Wort, corydalis, arnica, ginger and cinnamon in a cold pressed virgin olive oil base with bees wax. Helps relieve the pain of carpal tunnel syndrome as well as arthritis.
Cough Elixir 4oz. $8.00
This cough elixir soothes a rough dry throat while encouraging expectoration. It contains elecampane root, marshmallow root, pleurisy root, wild cherry bark, anise, ginger, lobelia and uncooked honey. This product is very concentrated and may be diluted by 50% with honey. It is not intended for children under age 2.
Tinctures are a method of preserving plant essence with alcohol. They are quite concentrated and work quicker than a capsule.
Crud Buster $9.00
This one is for the acute condition. It is not meant to be taken on a regular basis or for maintenance of the immune system. If you have the crud give this one a try– it contains echinacea, usnea and goldenseal. For best results take 20-40 drops every two hours or so, until the bottle is gone or you are well.
Immune Support $8.00
We take this one if there is a bug going around and we don’t want to catch it or any time our immune system could use a boost. As the name suggests try this one before you get sick. It contains Astragalus, echinacea, turkey tail mushrooms
Nighty Night $7.00
This will cause drowsiness, do not use before anything except bed. It contains valerian root, skullcap, California Poppy.
Hot Flash $7.00
Hormone balancing phytoestrogens work together to cleanse the liver and blood. Black Cohash, Red Clover and Dandelion Root.
Emotional Balance $7.00
This is an herbal alternative to antidepressants. St. John’s Wort is known for its mood elevating qualities Skullcap helps to turn off the mental chatter as well as helping to overcome addictions, Biota Seed calms and supports the heart.
Headache Relief Formula $7.00
The name says it all. Contains feverfew, skullcap, white willow, wood betony
Simples are not formulas, they contain only the one herb on the label. Listed below are a few of our more popular simples.
St. Johns Wort
Soaps $4.00 each or 3 for $10.00
All soaps are made with a Olive Oil, Coconut Oil, Palm Oil base. Nutrients and pure essential oils are added to make the different varieties.
Currently we have; oatmeal & clarey sage, rosewood & calendula petal, apricot kernel & peppermint
–Yarn, skeins of cormo/rambouilett 2 ply, 2.8 oz $12.00, from Butte Mountain Farm
Whole fleece, 5.5 lbs for $48.00, rambouilett and cormo cross, 3-3.5″ staple length
100% Beeswax Candles from The Boyd & the Bees at Butte Mountain Farm
To see photographs, burn times and sizes go to www.buttemountainorganicfarm.com
The prices below include California Sales Tax.
ACORN – $12.00
ANGEL, large – $5.00
ANGEL, small – $3.50
BALL, FERN – $15.00
BEAR, rounded – $4.25
BEAR & SKEP – $4.25
BEEHIVE (SKEP) – $5.00
BEESWAX HEXAGONS – $1.25
EGG, CARVED – $15.00
EGG, SMOOTH – $4.25
HEART, floating – $3.50
FLOWER, floating, Poinsettia – $4.25
FLOWER, floating, Rose – $4.25
FLOWER, floating, Sunflower – $4.25
FLOWER, Tulip – $5.00
NATIVITY FIGURE Set, Joseph, Mary, Jesus – $7.00
ORNAMENTS, cherub face, horse, house or Santa – $2.00 each
PILLAR, BEE – $12.00
PILLAR, DIAMOND – $10.00
PILLAR, LEAFY – $27.50
PINE CONE, large – $22.00
PINE CONE, small – $3.50
PINE CONE, thin – $5.00
PUMPKIN – $5.00
RACCOON – $4.25
STAR, floating – $4.25
STAR, 6 pointed – $12.00
SWIRL – $10.00
TAPER, EMERGENCY – $10.00
TAPER, 4-inch spiral – $3.75 pair
TAPER, 8-inch spiral textured – $5.75 pair
TAPER, 7 ½ -inch spiral – $5.25 pair
TAPER, 8-inch honeycomb – $5.75 pair
TAPER, 6-inch solid – $5.25 pair
TAPER, 10-inch solid – $7.75 pair
TAPER, 12-inch solid – $8.25 pair
TREE, white beeswax – $4.25
TURKEY – $8.75
VOTIVE, large – $2.75 each/$5.25 pair
VOTIVE, small – $2.00 each/$3.75 pair
WOLF – $8.75