Beta-Sitosterol Capsules

Beta-Sitosterol Capsules

Nettle root is one of my all time favorite herbs and it really speaks to much of the wisdom that can be found in using plants as medicines–that is, plants as herbal allies. Nettle Root is a seemingly simple plant which provides a host of protective and enhancing effects on the (specifically) male body. If […]

Tongkat Ali Capsules

Tongkat Ali 200:1 Capsules

At RAW Forest Foods, we’re excited to offer our popular Tongkat Ali 200:1 extract in capsule form. We like capsules because they are easy to transport and easy to take, which means that you will be more likely to take the products which you buy and which we formulate, manufacture, and ship to you because […]

Tongkat Ali RAW Forest Foods

Tongkat Ali and Raising the Testosterone Thermostat

Eurycoma longifolia: turning the thermostat up Most herbs that raise testosterone levels–what is known as androgenic herbs–do so utilizing what I like to call the LH/FSH pathway. This pathway increases the production of lutinizing hormone (LH) in the anterior pituitary¬†gland, which increases the production of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), the hormone directly responsible for signaling […]

A How To: Definitively avoiding GMOs.

A How To: Definitively avoiding GMOs.

Lately, there has been a lot of discussion about how to avoid GMOs (genetically modified organisms), due, partly I’m sure, to the wonderful documentary Genetic Roulette (one of the most important health related movies produced). In the US, there is no mandatory GMO labeling requirements. In this way, the US stands out among many other […]

Althletic Performace and Androgenic Herbs

Althletic Performace and Androgenic Herbs

Lance Armstrong, suspected of HRT (SI). At RAW Forest Foods, we receive many, many questions about Pine Pollen and athletic performance. These questions are for good reason: testosterone is of vital importance to athletic performance. There are no clinical studies out researching a connection between Pine Pollen and athletic performance, but we do know that, […]

Pine Pollen Tincture

Using Pure Pine Pollen for Tincturing

There is some confusion surrounding the proper tincturing method to produce a clinical grade Pine Pollen tincture, which I hope to dispel in this post. I receive many, many e-mails about how to use the wild-harvested Pine Pollen that people collect in the Spring, and I receive some questions regarding tincturing the whole pine catkin […]


Synergize Pine Pollen with Nettle Root

Learn the deep symbiosis of Nettle and Pine To increase testosterone there is no better synergistic combination than to combine Pine Pollen and Nettle Root together. To understand why, quickly review the actions of each medicinal plant. Pine Pollen contains all four androgen hormones: testosterone, androstenedione, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), and androsterone (andro). These hormones, which are […]