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Behold! The mighty Sea Buckthorn!

    Originally posted by Cindy March 26th, 2014 Sea Buckthorn is one of those amazing plants that offer loads of benefits and can be found in many products. But what is it exactly? Aren’t you wondering? I am! I did … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Sea Buckthorn: Five Reasons to Take It

The Benefits of Sea Buckthorn Five Reasons to Take It Orginally Posted by  Suzzanna Ivanovics March 2014 on Q: I am wondering about the therapeutic benefits of sea buckthorn oil. Kelly, Markham A: While relatively new to the North American market, … Continue reading

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The secrets of sea-buckthorn

Orignally posted 3/17/2014 by We all know that getting enough Vitamin C is essential, but what we might not know is that there are even better alternatives to the standard oranges and lemons. For anyone looking to improve their … Continue reading

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Germany: Sea buckthorn berries and blueberries dominate berry cultivation in Brandenburg

Orginally published 03/10/2014 from The Statistical Office of Berlin-Brandenburg has indicated that in 2013 in the German state of Brandenburg berries were grown by 48 companies on an area of 529 hectares (2012: 473 hectares). Reports the German website … Continue reading

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INSIDE TRACK: Scots weed could be hailed next superfood

Originally published by Cate Devine Monday 24 February 2014 It’s a jaggy, wild, invasive, ancient indigenous weed whose bright orange berries are cheek-suckingly wersh when bitten into. Despite its unappealing physical attributes, however, scientists and foodies haven’t been put off … Continue reading

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Permaculture Plants: Sea-Buckthorn

Originally published on 7/9/2012 by John K. Sea-Buckthorn… this plant can do it all! Common Name: Sea-Buckthorn Other Names: Seaberry, Sandthorn, Sallowthorn, Siberian Pineapple Scientific Name: Hippophae rhamnoides Other species: Himalayan/Willow-Leaved Sea-Buckthorn (Hippophae salicifolia) Family: Elaeagnaceae (the Oleaster family) These small berries are … Continue reading

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Conservationist groups to tackle overgrown Berrow Dunes nature reserve

CONSERVATION groups are looking for volunteers to help clear the sea buckthorn from Berrow Dunes Local Nature Reserve. Since its introduction less than a century ago, the sea buckthorn has spread over half of the reserve, threatening at least 270 … Continue reading

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How to Apply Sea Buckthorn Fruit Oil Directly to the Skin

 Originally posted Jan 14th,2014 By Celeigh O’Neil When the time comes to overhaul your skin-care stash, don’t be afraid to toss out your heavy creams and moisturizers. Oils are quickly taking their place, with various natural oils available to target a host … Continue reading

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Ray Mears Makes Wild Sea-Buckthorn Juice!

Originally published by Becky Lerner on 1/19/2014 Check out this excellent video of British wild food expert Ray Mears harvesting wild sea-buckthorn, Hippophae sp., and making fruit juice with it!

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Health Benefits of Sea Buckthorn

Originally Published 1/5/2014 by Hope Gillette Sea buckthorn is not a common household name, but this plant is a favorite of individuals who like to stick to natural remedies. Known by the Latin name of Hippophae rhamnoides , sea buckthorn is typically used … Continue reading

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