Herb Garden Days 2023

Herb Garden Days are back! Join us on the farm this summer to grow your knowledge and be in herbal community.  All friends of Old Ways Herbal are welcome to join. Apprentices and online students are particularly encouraged to come in order to contextualize developing skills. Connect with nature in community: tend the gardens, harvest … Continue reading Herb Garden Days 2023

High Summer Herbal Apprenticeship

Old Ways Herbal School of Plant Medicine offers a personalized, hands-on apprenticeship program for students looking for an in-depth experience. The High Summer Apprentice Program runs on Fridays plus 1 weekend per month throughout July and August. It involves all aspects of our herbal practice: medicine-making, formulation, gardening, wild-crafting, plant ID, and much more. Our … Continue reading High Summer Herbal Apprenticeship

Intentional Farmcraft: Garden Planning from the Heart

Garden Planning from the Heart Take time this month to make an intentional plan for garden projects for the season.  Now that the ice has melted and the mud has dried up, the growing season is upon us in full. I choose 1-2 projects per month, whether that's rebuilding a trellis or spreading mulch, and … Continue reading Intentional Farmcraft: Garden Planning from the Heart

Japanese Knotweed for Dinner & Medicine

Japanese Knotweed is a perfect illustration of bioregional herbalism. This invasive plant is one of our primary defenses again Lyme infection and is a delicious, nutritious spring wild food.