YL Einkorn Fields and Products

Here I’m cutting einkorn at our farm in France, where we made the Einkorn Flour and the Einkorn Pancake Mix. This is the old steam engine that we use to thresh with. We’re rebuilding it so that we can get it back into service. Einkorn has only 14 chromosomes; other …

Discovering Einkorn

Einkorn field in Mona, Utah. Next I’m going to share with you a little bit about einkorn. How many of you are eating einkorn? Do you like it? It is the oldest grain in the world. They don’t even know how far einkorn dates back yet, because every time another …

Creating Live Your Passion Blend

Now we come to something that might be important to you, and that is your new convention blend. In this blend I used Orange. Why? Your citrus oils, particularly Orange or Tangerine, invoke the feeling of childhood. They bring out that feeling of innocence when we were children and had …

A People Caring and Sharing Business

GARY: Back to the Seed to Seal; there’s more to it than just planting seeds. Young Living is about planting seeds in human life. Members from all over Europe visit the new distillery in Croatia during a helichrysum harvest. MARY: Yes! That’s the truth! GARY: That’s what I wish for …

Eugenio Tells His Story

MARY:  Gary, I think it would be very interesting if Eugenio told them what it was like for him in the beginning and let Nicolas translate. GARY:  Yes. Can we get another microphone on stage? NICOLAS:  Eugenio says that he didn’t expect to be here to talk, and now he’s …

The Ecuador Team

GARY: This is the distillery in Ecuador. I want you to meet our Ecuador team, Nicholas, our general manager of the Ecuador farm, and Eugenio, our distillery manager. I met Eugenio’s family in Ecuador in Cuenca when I started there in June 2005. I hired him and started training him …

Building New Distilleries

This is the distillery in Highland Flats. However, now we’ve added another 21,000-liter cooker. How many of you have been to the Highland farm for the winter harvest? Fabulous! Here is the Mona farm. How many of you were there yesterday? Wow! Here is our second newest farm and distillery, …

The First Steam

This picture is of the first steam that came out of the distiller. That’s my uncle Jack standing, who managed the St. Maries ranch for a year and a half while I was building and growing there and at the same time getting started and building in Utah. I was …

Essential Beginnings in Idaho

Here are some distributors from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, in the early days, helping me harvest with our mechanical harvester, called our hands, to distill it in that tiny distillery. Preparing the ground is critical, putting in the right enzymes, the right organic foliage feed, to nourish those plants. If you …

Starting with a Quarter-Acre Plot

There are some Diamonds sitting up in that next level in those plush seats that they’ve earned, and I can remember one lady who said to me, “Gary, if you ever teach marketing, I’ll get up and walk out.” So I didn’t teach it. I didn’t want her to get …