Injuries are not uncommon on the homestead; from cuts and stings to burns and more serious wounds, it is always wise to know how to treat yourself if the situation arises. The poultice is one of the most simple, yet effective, first-aid methods you can use – with the added benefit of using plants likely growing right on your property.
About the Author
- Correne Omland
Correne Omland is a trained Traditional Western Herbalist and Homesteader based out of Beaverton, Ontario, Canada. Along with her husband and son, they are working towards self sufficiency both in the garden and in the medicine cabinet. Correne teachers her students and clients that health starts from the ground up, with both good food and natural medicines.
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