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.
Herbal Wellness Consultations
Tuesday & Thursday- by appt, at Blue Dragon Apothecary in Greenfield, MA
Low-cost Community Herbal Clinic- Fridays at Blue Dragon Apothecary (Open to ALL)
Would you like some support on your path towards vibrant health? Jade has experience working with a wide variety of common health issues including autoimmune disorders, digestive issues, anxiety and stress, chronic inflammation, and more.
UPCOMING CLASS SERIES.....
FROM THE ROOTS UP
A Course in Bioregional Herbalism
Class Series meets 1 sunday/month, 10am-4pm
Spring Session: 4/30, 5/28, 6/25 (full)
Summer Session: 7/16, 8/20
Fall Session: 9/17, 10/8, 11/5
(sign-up for one or more sessions)
Apprenticeship meets 1 sunday/month, 10am-4pm
8 month Apprenticeship April-November
(The 2017 Apprenticeship is currently FULL! 2018 Dates TBA!)
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.
UPCOMING COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS....
Talk at Amherst Historical Society
Friday Sept 22nd
Amherst History Museum, 67 Amity Street- Amherst, MA
Many medicinal herbs historically used in healing are still used quite often by modern herbalists today! Join local herbalist Jade Alicandro Mace as she discusses the historical and current medicinal uses of herbs painted on an antique quilt on display at the historical society through September.
Medicinal Soups & Nourishing Broths
Thursday October 5th
At Sawmill Herb Farm in Florence, MA
$15 (no one turned away for lack of funds)
Fall and winter are great times to start cooking-up nourishing and medicinal foods, and broths and soups lend themselves incredibly well to herbal additions! We'll learn about the best herbs to include in our cooking, how to combine them for different flavor profiles, and learn about the medicinal benefits of these herbs as we go. Handouts and recipes will be provided! Pre-registration strongly encouraged!