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Giving rise from the ashes: Fireweed

Among the apparent defeat of blackened bark and earth after a fire, scattered seeds give rise to new growth. Fireweed is one perennial herb in particular that has persisted for centuries in these trying conditions, with gifts for both the landscape and the people on it. Once the ash has settled and the fires are out, fireweed is likely to be one of the first plants to appear in the early stages of a disturbed landscape. 

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Ethan Frisch on Spice Quality

There are a handful of items in our shop where the logistics are too far afield for us to direct source at this point in time, as with sourcing the chai spices for our Chaga Chai. After learning about the work Burlap & Barrel is undertaking to make the spice trade more equitable and game-changing quality, we were inspired to keep our chai blend on as an evergreen offering in our store.

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