|Sunday Sep 08, 2019 9:30 AM - Sunday Sep 08, 2019 12:00 PM | Free - $30.00
Garden Herbalism for Digestive & Respiratory Health
Gardens and landscapes possess great potential to nourish, strengthen, and treat the tissues of the respiratory and digestive systems. This class will discuss herbal actions helpful for these tissues and meet/taste the herbs that have them. We will also discuss how to prepare and administer herbs from the garden for self care and treatment of common maladies of these organ systems. This class is suitable for beginners as well as those more familiar with the use of herbal therapies.
Cost of the workshop is $30 general admission (pre-registered) or $40 (at the door); $20 for Friends of the Farm & Garden members, and certified UC Master Gardeners (pre-registered) or $30 (at the door); $15 for beginning farmers and limited-income participants (pre-registered) or $20 (at the door), $5 for UCSC students. Free for life members of the Friends of the Farm & Garden and active Farm & Garden docents.
Darren Huckle L.Ac, DAOM is a clinical practitioner of Western and Chinese herbal medicine. For over 20 years Darren has steeped himself in the realm of learning, growing, using, and treating with herbal medicines. He maintains a clinical practice while teaching regularly here in Santa Cruz. More information on Darren at Roots of Wellness.
Click here if you're interested in finding out about how to join the Friends of the Farm & Garden.
If you prefer to pre-register for this class by mail (no service charge), please send a check made payable to UC Regents to:
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
attn: Garden herbalism
Please include your contact information (phone and email) with your check.
For directions to the UCSC Farm on the UC Santa Cruz campus, please see the CASFS website.
Click here to see additional fruit tree and gardening events sponsored by the Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden and the Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems.
UC Santa Cruz Farm (View)
Corner of Merrill College Road and McLaughlin Drive
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
|Minimum Age: 14|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|