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! )
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....
The Art of Kitchen Herbalism
June 22nd. 6-7:30 pm.
At Full Kettle Farm in Sunderland, MA.
$10-$20 sliding scale.
Come down to Full Kettle to hear about the use of culinary herbs as medicine in the kitchen. Full Kettle grows a wide variety of herbs that blur the boundaries of medicine and food. We'll get a chance to hang out with these plants on a beautiful early summer evening, and discuss in detail their medicinal benefits and ways to use them daily in the kitchen. Pre-registration required. Please register with Full Kettle Farm HERE
Weedwifery Plant Walk
At the NOFA Summer Conference
Hampshire College. Amherst, MA
Weeds are fierce, tenacious and resilient, defying the controls of humans at every turn. They are also powerfully medicinal! This plant walk will discuss plant ID and botany, harvesting guidelines, medicinal preparations, and medicinal uses of many of our beloved northeast weeds.