About Solomon’s Knot

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Gini Lester is certified both in Permaculture Design, and as a Permaculture teacher.

As a Nurse Gini has been first person witness to changes in the overall health of human bodies over time. Because of this perspective she recognizes that it is time to begin treatment in the community.¬†She says “eating healthy food is the foundation of a healthy body.” Growing one’s own food is the best source of healthy food.

Stephanie Bergner joined Solomon’s Knot as its beekeeper. She is a Social Worker who began beekeeping as a hobby. She gained bee knowledge through professional courses, trainings, self directed on-line education, and personal experience. She has enjoyed several years of successful beekeeping with healthy bees. She works hard to make sure they stay healthy.

Rita T. is SK’s benefactor. She believes strongly in the goal of creating an environmentally healthy community. She is willing to do what it takes to see this come to fruition. Being a part of Solomon’s Knot is only one small part of her work.

If you are in the market for local (Joliet, IL) bee nucs, queens, or honey please contact us. Beeswax lip balm, candles and lotions may be mailed to you.

If all you want to do is to know how to grow your own vegetables then Plangarden is the way you can easily do it. If you want help with it please do contact us.