herbs

2510, 2018

29th Annual American Herbalists Guild Symposium

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From the organizers:

The Annual Symposium features over 40 lectures, as well as pre- and post-Symposium intensives, and a NEW Virtual Track with sessions ranging from beginning to advanced. Herbal practitioners, medical professionals, herb students, and herbal newcomers will be able to learn from skilled botanists on plant walks, take part in panel discussions, and find […]

2007, 2018

ALLIANCE FIELD DAY: Hosted by PJ Farm in Saucier, MS

By |July 20th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:
Alliance field days are hosted by sustainable farming operations throughout the state, and PJ Farm is living the definition of sustainability.  They are “certified organic”, positioned for profitability, and engage positively with the world around them.
Field day presentations and discussions will include: “Improving Soil Health, Benefits of Herbs, Beekeeping, and Much More”.  
PJ Farm was started by […]

2605, 2018

Medicinal Herb Class From Plant to Medicine with a Focus on Colds & Influenza

By |May 26th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

Workshop Fee: $25 Advanced registration and payment required
Join Debbie Boutelier, Community Herbalist and Master Gardener, as we discover ways to make your current herb garden provide not only aesthetic and culinary benefits, but medicinal benefits as well. This will be an introductory class exploring the reasons for incorporating herbs into a more healthful […]

2605, 2018

The Wonder of Herbs: Growing and Using Herbs in Everyday Life

By |May 26th, 2018||0 Comments

From the organizers:

Growing your own herbs and making your own herbal products is very rewarding on a number of levels. Incorporating herbs into your lifestyle is easy, cost effective and environmentally friendly. The participant will learn how to grow a healthy and productive herb garden. You will be introduced to a number of herbs – […]

3009, 2017

Herb Day with Felder Rushing

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Herb Day is the Gulf Coast Herb Society’s main event of the year.  Be prepared to be treated to a day of food, door prizes, and a presentation based on the theme of the year.  All proceeds from the events go to maintain the Mobile Botanical Garden’s herb garden.

2017 Special Speaker Felder Rushing
“Stress-Free Gardening with […]

1607, 2016

Alabama Medicinal Plant Growers Association Conference

By |July 16th, 2016||Comments Off on Alabama Medicinal Plant Growers Association Conference

Open to public. All are Welcome. Registration at the door.

Tentative Topics include:

1. Medicinal Plants Research
2. FDA Regulations governing including herbal products (medicinal, cosmetic and combination products, both topical and consumed internally)
3. Best Management Practices for medicinal plants production, harvest and post-harvest handling
4. Exotic Medicinal plants and Products from Overseas
5. Farmer assistance programs through Dept. of Agriculture.

Tour: Turmeric […]

503, 2016

All About Native Medicinals Workshop

By |March 5th, 2016||Comments Off on All About Native Medicinals Workshop

Hosted by Petals from the Past:
Fee: $30 Advanced registration and payment required
Led by Cameron Strouss, clinical herbalist.  Come learn about the many ways native plants can be used to help stop bleeding, bee stings, aches and other boo boos!

Cameron Strouss has been studying herbal medicine for nearly 6 years.  She has over 300 hours of teaching […]

1107, 2015

Alabama Medicinal Plant Growers Association Conference

By |July 11th, 2015||0 Comments

** Please note the change of location from the campus of Alabama A&M University, to the new location at the Winfred Thomas Agricultural Research Station in Hazel Green. **

Open to the public and all those interested in medicinal herbs, the medicinal herbs market, and how to produce and utilize medicinal herbs.

Topics on how to produce […]