A Four Part Series: Monday evenings 6 – 9 PM March 24, March 31, April 7 and All Day Saturday (9:30 AM – 4 PM) April 12
Certified Herbalist Jean Schilling and permaculturalist & homesteader Jeff Steigerwald team up to teach about herbal cultivation and use in home environment. This four part comprehensive workshop includes lecture, plant identification, wildcrafting (making herbal teas, salves, and tinctures), starting herb seeds, planting and caring for seedlings and an herb walk through 10 acres of woodlands as well as pasture space.
A variety of herbs such as lemon balm, mint, plantain , calendula, thyme, oregano, sage, rosemary, borage, and dandelion and their uses will be discussed. This course will also focus on the importance of healthy soil and pollinators and caring for your herb garden using the principles of permaculture as our framework.
Space is limited, pre-registration is required.