Viral vs Bacterial
CategoriesCold + Flu

Bacterial vs. Viral Infections – How Herbs Help to Defend and Fight Back!

Cold and flu season keeps us on our toes with the many different “bugs” being passed around: stomach flu, strep throat, sinus infections, common colds… it seems we’re always on watch for the latest sickness.

Many illnesses can be attributed to two types of microbes: viruses and bacteria, and it’s important to know what you’re dealing with, so you can treat and relieve symptoms effectively! Both can make us sick , but what’s the difference?

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Children swimming & jumping off a dock
CategoriesPain + Inflammation Therapeutic Body Care

Ear Oil – Swimmer’s Ear Relief!

Summer is upon us, and we’re all looking forward to cooling off with a swim.

Whether you hit the pool, lake or ocean, water can splash into the ear and remain there after swimming. This creates a moist environment ideal for bacterial growth that can cause an external ear infection, known as otitis externa or “swimmer’s ear”. Although less common, this infection can also be triggered by fungal conditions.

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Careers at St. Francis

At St. Francis Herb Farm, we have a fantastic, hard-working team. We are truly passionate about our work, and that shows in the effort that goes into crafting, selling and telling the world about our herbal medicines and whole food products.

We are currently looking for:

Industrial Cleaner (Office) – Position Details

Industrial Cleaner (Plant) – Position Details

If you are interested in applying, please complete the form and attach your resume below.