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Natural Remedies for Cold & Flu Season

Must-Haves for Your Medicine Chest By Gardner Orton, Proprietor People often ask me what to take when they come down with a cold or the flu. Having spent the past 18 years studying holistic health and natural medicine, I know a thing or two about using natural remedies to stay healthy. I’ll share my favorite… more

Vrest Orton

Just Say No to Retro!

Eliot Orton, Proprietor, The Vermont Country Store Our grandfather Vrest Orton was a 7th generation Vermonter.  He was hard-working, practical, frugal, and determined. Before he started The Vermont Country Store in 1946, he thought long and hard about what types of products he would stock the shelves with, and more importantly, taking customers back to… more