This course is an opportunity to explore herbal medicine from soil to teacup. Participants will learn the basics of planning, starting, and maintaining an herb garden, plant harvesting and storage, safe and sustainable collection of wild medicinal plants, making home remedies for use throughout the year, and the specific applications for several medicinal plants. This is primarily a hands-on, outdoor course, with lecture woven in.
Activities will include:
• Weekly hands-on herb gardening
• Harvest and storage of medicinal plants
• Herbal medicine-making: teas, tinctures, oils, salves, foods, and more
• Planning the home medicine-chest- remedies throughout the year
Instructor: Daylin Wade, Clinical Herbalist & Community Educator
Price: $125 for the course
Location: American River Ranch in the Schoolhouse and Herb Garden, 2140 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
Cancellation Policy: Cancellation requests can be made through April 30 for a full refund minus a $25 administrative fee. We cannot provide refunds for cancellation requests made after April 30, but we will allow you to send someone in your place with advanced notification.