top of page


Based in Eryri (Snowdonia), Wales, Conscious Roots offer foraging (gathering), permaculture and wild-culture gardening services including courses, workshops, community projects and the creation and maintenance of edible and medicinal permaculture landscapes of any size.

Ben Stopford

An embodied eco-philosopher, facilitator and permaculturist, he lives in the coastal foothills of Eryri (Snowdonia), living close to the land, in community, adhering to a lifestyle of voluntary simplicity. 


Ben aims to weave his life into the emerging story of interconnectedness; reuniting the needs of humans and the more-than-human world to nourish meaningful eco-centric lives.​


As the founder of Conscious Roots and the co-founder of Deepen Your Rootsa radical adventure in the cultivation of profound belonging, Ben has a number of ways to get involved in his projects, ideas and experiences.

"Live simply so that others may simply live"
-Mother Teresa

bottom of page