Carol Joyce is a Community Herbalist, organic farmer, social worker, & creative facilitator who weaves her love of Herbalism and healing into every facet of her personal and professional life. She & her husband, Marty Vogt created Still Willin' Organic Farm & Botanical Sanctuary, where they reside. Raising herbs for the past 27 years in the N. Quabbin area, they continue to build this beautiful sanctuary & hope to serve the community for years to come.
White Buffalo Herbs is a small, family run herb company providing the community with quality ORGANIC herb medicines, cosmetics, aromatherapy products, and plants.
Carol handmakes each item and raises most of her organic herbs, at home on her farm. Carol offers an ANNUAL Apprenticeship. She has enjoyed enlightening people about herbs for the past
25 years. She studied herbalism throughout her life & apprenticed w/Gail Ulrich in 1992-4. She has her BA from Mt. Holyoke College, is a Certified Criminal Justice Specialist, a Master Addictions Counselor, a Social Worker, &a Behaviorist. She even has her offshore Captain’s license! Carol brings a lively, humorous style to the herbal classes she teaches at colleges, international herbal conferences, local farms & Garden Clubs throughout our New England community.
Marty Vogt, a woodsman, builder and personal trainer has been awakening people to the secrets of the forest most of his life. An avid cyclist, sailor, & fitness enthusiast, Marty is fearless, loves the challenges that Mother Nature sends our way, and revels in opening people’s eyes to the wonders of the Green World we share. Marty, who runs Vogt Builders, is a licensed building contractor and a Deltec (round homes like ours) Field Consultant who builds traditional timber frames, modern homes, and specialty projects. His background as a certified diesel mechanic, creative builder, & outdoorsman has helped him tackle the constant challenge of building our dream out of raw wilderness.
Organic farmers both, together Carol & Marty make a dynamic team who share their love of the wilderness with outdoor enthusiasts and plant lovers at White Buffalo Herbs Botanical Sanctuary and Wilderness Education Center located on their Still Willin' Organic Farm in Warwick, MA.