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.
UPCOMING CLASS SERIES.....
FROM THE ROOTS UP
A Course in Bioregional Herbalism
Class Series meets 1 sunday/month, 10am-4pm
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
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.....
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.