Vendor Spotlight: Lost Pines Yaupon

Did you know that yaupon is the only caffeinated plant native to North America Championing regenerative agriculture efforts, Lost Pines Yaupon harvests wild yaupon from areas in need of yaupon collection. The removal helps restore the habitat and prevent forest fires. They air dry the plant to make their loose leaf yaupon teas, which are […]

Vendor Spotlight: Chickamaw Farm & Ranch

Chickamaw Farm is the only Demeter Biodynamic Certified farm in Texas, meeting a standard of agricultural production and processing comprised of organic requirements as well as requirements for pest and weed control, water conservation, and biodiversity. Their farming method bolsters the farm’s naturally-occurring systems. As a result their beef is nutrient-dense and has better color, […]

Vendor Spotlight: Smith & Smith Farms

Smith & Smith Farms raise pigs, chickens, turkeys, and lambs on their land. Their eggs, various meat cuts, and sausages are the delicious byproduct of their animals’ free-range lifestyle and soy- and GMO-free diet. All of their animals live antibiotic- and hormone-free lives on the farm. Their cherished heritage pigs are old breeds whose higher […]

Vendor Spotlight: Espacio Handmade

Espacio Handmade is a female-owned, Austin-based business specializing in leather accessories that range from wallets and keychains to plant holders and even doggy bag dispensers! Owner and creative force Katrina Marhefka makes each piece by hand in her Austin studio, and works to honor the sacrifice of the animals in their products by only using […]

Vendor Spotlight: Shirttail Creek Farm

Shirttail Creek Farm provides grass fed and finished beef and pasture raised chicken and eggs to local markets and distributors. On their family-run farm, they prioritize animal welfare and soil health, investing in foraging crops like legumes that promote sustainable and replenishing grazing practices and reduce the need for outside intervention. Their high-quality eggs have a […]