Handmade Products made with Essential Oils now available online.


Rainwater Harvesting

Fred has helped many families establish rainwater collection systems on their land.  See more options on our Farming off the Grid page.

Our Farm is Closed to the Public

​We are both Retiring

Fred and Melanie Van Aken

(830) 833-2627


What's Next

We are busy reconfiguring our Lavender field to be a native tree, shrub and perennial garden. Lavender will be planted in this landscape along with other deer resistant plants.   

Our Grandbaby

 Hendrix Rain York

is Six