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FoodHub Connections: Wilderness Poets Butters Up Honor Earth Farms

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 by

Five years ago, John Bannerman of Amboy, Washington, found an empty shell in the food world where the nut butter should have been.

“I always used nut butters in my own cooking and realized there weren’t many artisan nut butter makers in the Northwest,” he said. With that realization John started Wilderness Poets and began creating small batch nut butters starting with a line of hempseed spreads including cashew cacao and sesame pistachio.

With his business steadily expanding John started to look for ways of diversifying his product line while making sure that Wilderness Poets products drew from the local abundance as much as possible. (more…)