About the Author

Carol-NoyesCarol L. Noyes is a plant scientist, ecologist, holistic nutritionist, and organic farmer. After earning a B.S. in Plant Science from University of New Hampshire-Durham, Carol received an M.A. in Social Ecology at the Institute for Social Ecology (ISE)-Plainfield, VT. She has worked for over forty years growing plants and learning about their health-giving properties.   In 1988 Carol established Lightfoot Farm in Vermont specializing in low-sugar jams and jellies, herbal teas, and dried flowers.