Welcome to Bear Roots Forest!
Bear Roots Forest is a medicinal herb farm located in the beautiful Belleisle Bay area of the Kingston Peninsula in New Brunswick, Canada. On this magical land, we use permaculture and biodynamic practices to consciously influence the life processes in nature so that harmonious and healing forces will be present in the medicinal herbs we grow and wild-craft.
Tatum Andrews & Rob Carson are the owners & farmers of Bear Roots Forest.
Tatum Andrews is a Registered Holistic Nutritional Consultant graduating from the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition. She is also a Chartered Herbalist earning this designation from the Dominion Herbal College. Tatum has taken courses from Susun Weed, Gail Faith Edwards, Wild Rose College of Natural Healing, Darcy Blue at Shamana Flora, Paul Bergner and more. Currently she is studying with Don Ollsin. Tatum has spent the last few years teaching herb workshops at the farm and throughout New Brunswick, creating herbal medicines and spending countless hours with the plants.
Rob Carson is a chef by trade however his passion is working with the land. He earned his Permaculture Design Certificate from Geoff Lawton. Currently, he is studying biodymanics and applying those practices to the farm. His current project is creating an food forest based on nut and fruit trees.