Hedgerow Herbalism: make your own teas and massage oils


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This year we have a new short course here at CAT, hedgerow herbalism, where you can learn to scout for herbs, sustainable harvesting from the wild, fresh use, preparing herbs for storage, de-hydrating.

Including teas and decoctions, culinary use of herbs, making a basic infused oil, basic formulae for oil infusions, basic salve/balm, basic massage oil, basic cream, herbal vinegars, herbal syrups, bio-regional ingredients, supporting local economy.

You will also be given handouts on the above and on 3-5 very common hedgerow herbs with information on their constituents, home-grown potential, general therapeutic use and folklore.

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Bookings and course programs can be found at www.cat.org.uk/shortcourses or by phone on 01654 704952