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Why Gardening Makes You Happy and Cures Depression

While mental health experts warn about depression as a global epidemic, other researchers are discovering ways we trigger our natural production of happy chemicals that keep depression at bay, with surprising results. All you need to do is get your fingers dirty and harvest your own food.

via Why Gardening Makes You Happy and Cures Depression – Articles – Permaculture College Australia.

Wholesale herbal medicine – in 1939

Ladies’ Slipper root, 70 cents a pound. Blood root, 30 cents a pound. Dandelion root – washed and split up – 20 cents a pound.

That’s the wholesale prices at Elliott D. Richard’s wholesale shop in New York, in 1939.

Have a look! [Thanks to Crystal for sharing]