Meet the Author
Bevin (Ben) Cohen is an author, herbalist, seed saver and owner of Small House Farm in Michigan. He lives and works at Small House Farm with his wife, Heather, and two sons, Elijah and Anakin, on their family homestead in Sanford, Michigan.
Bevin offers workshops and lectures across the country on the benefits of living closer to the land through seeds, herbs, and locally grown food. He is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in numerous publications including Mother Earth News, Hobby Farms Magazine, and The Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company Catalog. He is the author of four books, including Saving Our Seeds, The Artisan Herbalist and his highly anticipated new book, The Complete Guide to Seed & Nut Oils.
“Welcome to the world of the Artisan Herbalist!
Mother Nature’s abundant gifts are beneath our every footstep, from the neighborhood park to the deep forest, and throughout this book we will explore the endless possibilities that she so generously offers.
Regardless of where you may live, city or countryside, the benefits of herbalism are everywhere and accessible to all.”
Small House Farm
We are homesteaders, striving for a small, simple lifestyle that is filled with love, family and things we enjoy. We love gardening, foraging, crafting and preparing yummy food from our harvests!
Visit our Small House Farm website to learn more about our homestead and to shop our line of locally-grown and wild harvested herbal wellness products.
Schedule Bevin to speak at your conference or event!
He has been a keynote or guest speaker for many events including:
-Garden Clubs, Herb Groups, Seminars and Conferences
-Seed Library Openings and Workshops at 70+ Michigan Public and Private Libraries
-Master Gardeners Association Groups
and much more!