- August 4 Sat: Herbal Remedies: Make Your Own Jamestown, RI
- August 22 Wed: Farming No-till on Leased Land Workshop & Potluck Cranston, RI
Saturday, August 4, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 pm
Watson Farm, 455 North Main Road, Jamestown, R.I.
Join Herbalist Kristin Minto in a hands-on exploration of how to harvest and prepare common herbs and plants for making home remedies. Learn proper drying methods to preserve the highest quality possible for teas. Find out how to make your own tinctures, as well as the history and proper use of oils for preserving plants and making your own remedies. Under expert guidance, make your own sample to take home.
$20 Historic New England members
Advance tickets recommended. Please call 401-423-0005 ext. 3 for more information or buy online.
Hosted by Historic New England's Watson Farm at the Watson Farm: 455 North Road, Jamestown, RI.
Contact Jane Hennedy at (401) 423-0005 for more information.
This two hour workshop will discuss the pros and cons of leasing land as well as advise others on how to grow diversified crops on a no-till farm. This NOFA/RI event is co-sponsored with The Young Farmer Network.
POTLUCK DINNER after the workshop!
Plan to stay and join in the fun.
Hosted by Northeast Organic Farming Assoc. of RI at the Moonrose Farm: 684 Natick Ave., Cranston, RI.
Contact Jan Martin at (401) 569-8341 or by e-mail for more information.