Changing the Landscape

One Seed at a Time


Anyone who has encountered Bevin knows him for his passion for seeds, seed saving, and seed stories. His exuberance and experience combine to create an engaging and educational event.

Eleanor Hucker, Great Lakes Staple Seeds

His talks are always fascinating, with positive feedback from all members of the audience. We highly recommend Bevin!

Mary Russell, Seed Librarian

The Complete Guide to Seed & Nut Oils:

“Beautifully illustrated and photographed, this guide is sure to introduce readers to new concepts and whet their appetite for growing plants with a whole new purpose. It’s a must read for gardeners everywhere!

Brie Arthur, author of The Foodscape Revolution & Gardening with Grains

The Complete Guide to Seed & Nut Oils:

“Bevin Cohen takes us on an incredible journey with his easy, authoritative and nurturing style. This book is a must for anyone interested in food as well as folks interested in self-reliance.  Homesteaders, specialty crop farmers, gardeners, chefs, seed-to-table enthusiasts, and curious humans, would all be enriched with a copy of this book held close.”

Hank Will, Editor at Large, Mother Earth News Magazine

The Artisan Herbalist:

“A thoroughly delightful, practical, and well-organized introduction to the uses of plants as medicine and food.”

Rosemary Gladstar, herbalist and author, Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs

“Bevin’s enthusiasm is contagious! His ability to connect and engage all types of audiences makes him a crowd favorite!”

Joyce P, Small Farm Owner

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Meet Author Bevin Cohen

Bevin (Ben) Cohen is an author, herbalist, seed saver and host of the popular Seeds & Weeds podcast. 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.

Books by Bevin


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Seed Saver