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clay pots are great for growing herbs

9 Tips for Growing Happy Potted Herbs

Growing herbs in pots is amazingly easy and productive. Most herbs do exceptionally well in pots. You just need to get a few … Read More...

Distance Learning Courses

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How To Grow Bigger and Better Backyard Crops

  Cascading tomatoes, bags of lettuce, tumbling squash, sensational strawberries, baskets of herbs… All from your own small but bountiful backyard vegetable patch. This Can Be You... Imagine looking out your window to see beds bursting … Read More...

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Herbal Medicine Making

"If you feel uncomfortable with the idea of self-medicating, I respectfully suggest you root out and possibly reconsider the beliefs that underlie these feelings. Boundless numbers of us in this society are extremely intelligent human beings, fully … Read More...

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Plant Journaling for Herbalists

The study of individual herbs is a core subject in any herbology course. Contrary to contemporary courses on this subject which follow a superficial theoretical approach, the Plant Journaling for Herbalists home study course encourages a practical … Read More...

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Basic Botany for Herbalists

Basic botany and plant identification are absolutely essential skills in the repertoire of the herbalist or traditional healer. This 4 week home study course provides a basic introduction to the field of botany, plant naming (nomenclature), plant … Read More...