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Milk & Honey Herbs is a small, diversified, family-owned farm and business in the Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts. 

We believe that community health and ecological health are intrinsically connected and hope that Milk & Honey Herbs positively contributes to both.

 

 

 

 


What's New?


UPCOMING CLASS SERIES.....

 

SPICE RACK MEDICINE
Winter Class Series

Registration is Open!

Class meets 1 sunday/month, January-March 2017
January 15th
Feb 12th
March 12th

This 3 class series will cover all the elements of Kitchen Medicine- demystifying herbalism and bringing it back into the home.  Topics covered include medicinal uses of the culinary herbs, food & herbal energetics, harmonizing with the seasons, food as medicine, herbal "deep immune" tonics, remineralizing, medicine-making, and more!

More info and register HERE


FROM THE ROOTS UP
A Course in Bioregional Herbalism

 

Class Series meets 1 sunday/month, 10am-4pm
2017 Dates TBA- Stay-tuned!
Spring Session: April-June
Summer Session: July-Aug
Fall Session: Sept-Nov
(sign-up for one or more sessions)

Apprenticeship meets 1 sunday/month, 10am-4pm
8 month Apprenticeship April-November
2017 Dates TBA- Stay-tuned!


 

A hands-on, experiential herb class, this series is designed for the student who wants to dive-in and get to know the local plants up close and personal.  Folks will learn how to confidently identify plants in the field, how to harvest and make medicine with them and learn their complete medicinal profile. Learn herbal ecology and develop a bioregional materia medica.
More info and register HERE

 


 

UPCOMING COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS.....

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Herbal Medicine-Making 101 Series

At River Valley Coop
Thurs 11/15- Tinctures, Vinegars & Oxymels
Tues 12/13- Honeys, Syrups & Cordials
Tues 1/10- Infused Oils, Salves & Lip Balms

This series is FREE and open to the public. Pre-registration is required. Please call River Valley at 413-584-2665

The workshops in this 3-part series may be taken separately or all together. Each class will include demos and hands-on medicine-making, with a focus on immune health, and participants will get to leave with preparations made together in class! Medicine-making will include 4 Thieves Vinegar, Respiratory Support Oxymel, Deep Immune Syrup, Conifer Cordial, Relaxing Body Oil and All Purpose Salve. 

Learn more and read full class descriptions here!

 

 


View the entire 2016 Class Schedule HERE