THE PLANT MEDICINE PATH: From the Garden to the Apothecary
Feb
21
to Mar 21

THE PLANT MEDICINE PATH: From the Garden to the Apothecary

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A 5-Part Class Series, Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 pm - February 21st - March 21st

An introductory immersion course for budding herbalists. Have you been wanting to incorporate medicinal plants into your landscape, farm, or garden? Are you a budding herbalist looking to root deeper into your understanding of plant medicine? Not sure where to start? Join us for a five part series that will give you the guidance and know-how to begin your journey on the plant medicine path…

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PLANT WALK: Spring Equinox
Mar
23
11:00 AM11:00

PLANT WALK: Spring Equinox

Every plant has a story to tell, and every season a song to sing. Join herbalist Lindsay Napolitano to explore wild edible & medicinal plants of the Spring Equinox. Uncover the folklore and science connecting certain prized plant species to the spirit and energy of the season. Discover features of the landscape that signal the turning of seasons and the transformation of elemental energies that spur the spring. Learn about seasonal culinary traditions, medicinal uses, folklore, and mythology while exploring the plant world with all the senses…

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ANNUAL SPRING OPEN HOUSE, FARM TOUR, & POP UP MARKET
May
19
10:00 AM10:00

ANNUAL SPRING OPEN HOUSE, FARM TOUR, & POP UP MARKET

Every year we host an Annual Spring Open House event and invite our extended community out to the farm! Join us for a comprehensive farm tour exploring the complex history and permaculture design schematic of our forest garden farm. We’ll explore in-the-ground plant polycultures and the evolution of successional management within our emergent agroforestry system.

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INTRODUCTION TO PERMACULTURE: Learning to Design with Nature
May
25
to May 26

INTRODUCTION TO PERMACULTURE: Learning to Design with Nature

Permaculture is an ecological design system that aims to mimic naturally occurring ecosystem functions through patterning, and harness their potential for long term sustainable renewal. The foundational ethics presented in permaculture; earth care, people care, fair share; offer a universal compass to navigate our interactions with our environment, our communities, and ourselves. Join us for a weekend long permaculture design intensive where we will explore foundational concepts, core ethics, techniques and approaches for small to large scale land management, and design strategies for cultivating a meaningful relationship with the natural world…

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POP UP Market!
Jun
22
10:00 AM10:00

POP UP Market!

Stop by the farm to stock up on all your home apothecary needs! We’ll have a special selection of herbal teas, tinctures, elixirs, balms, sprays, and oils available for purchase. Check out our fresh herbs and live plants for sale, and take a relaxing stroll around the garden. ..

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PLANT WALK: Summer Solstice
Jun
22
2:00 PM14:00

PLANT WALK: Summer Solstice

Every plant has a story to tell, and every season a song to sing. Join herbalist Lindsay Napolitano to explore wild edible & medicinal plants of the Summer Solstice. Uncover the folklore and science connecting certain prized plant species to the spirit and energy of the season. Discover features of the landscape that signal the turning of seasons and the transformation of elemental energies that spur the summer. Learn about seasonal culinary traditions, medicinal uses, folklore, and mythology while exploring the plant world with all the senses…

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POP UP Market!
Sep
21
10:00 AM10:00

POP UP Market!

Stop by the farm to stock up on all your home apothecary needs! We’ll have a special selection of herbal teas, tinctures, elixirs, balms, sprays, and oils available for purchase. Check out our fresh herbs and live plants for sale, and take a relaxing stroll around the garden. ..

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PLANT WALK: Autumn Equinox
Sep
21
2:00 PM14:00

PLANT WALK: Autumn Equinox

Every plant has a story to tell, and every season a song to sing. Join herbalist Lindsay Napolitano to explore wild edible & medicinal plants of the Autumn Equinox. Uncover the folklore and science connecting certain prized plant species to the spirit and energy of the season. Discover features of the landscape that signal the turning of seasons and the transformation of elemental energies that spur the autumn. Learn about seasonal culinary traditions, medicinal uses, folklore, and mythology while exploring the plant world with all the senses…

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NOFA NJ WINTER CONFERENCE: Crafting an Herbal Home Apothecary
Jan
26
3:15 PM15:15

NOFA NJ WINTER CONFERENCE: Crafting an Herbal Home Apothecary

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Gentle herbal remedies for common conditions are often found as close as the spice cabinet, the home garden, or even the lawn! Kitchen medicine connects us with herbal traditions that span human history, and helps restore deeper relationships with the plants that surround us. In this workshop we’ll explore the powerful medicinal activity of common wild species and garden favorites…

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