Engage in herbal medicine with hands-on online courses
Sawmill Fresh Herb CSA members receive a discount on Thyme Herbal’s courses (up to 22% off listed price) using the discount code MEMBER when signing up for the course bundle via our website. For the deal you get a bundle of 3 online short courses for $90 (listed prices per course vary between $25 – 45).
Check out the offerings in more detail here and then come back to our website to sign up using the discount code here.
For non-members wishing to sign up for Thyme Herbals courses, please go directly to Thyme Herbal’s site to sign up.
Topics include (choose any 3 for the bundle deal!):
- Harvesting/Wildcrafting, Drying and Storing
- Herbal Infused Oils
- Fermentation – Preparation and Health Benefits
- Herbal Extracts – alcohol, vinegar and glycerine tinctures
- Water based medicine
- Making lotions, salves, butters and balms
- Making ghee and herbal ghee
- Winter Wisdom, Winter Health
Brittany Wood Nickerson is an herbalist, author, health educator, and cook. She combines knowledge of nutrition and a passion for using food as medicine with her training in Western, Ayurvedic and Chinese herbal medicine. Her approach emphasizes personal empowerment, holistic self-care, and intentional living. Brittany is the founder and primary instructor of Thyme Herbal, where she teaches the two-year herbal program, as well as courses in earth-based ritual and lifeways. She teaches at the University of Massachusetts and is the organizer of the Northampton/Amherst Herbal Meet-up group. Brittany is a passionate teacher and an inspirational speaker, presenting at conferences and for programs throughout the country. She is the author of Recipes from the Herbalist’s Kitchen, The Herbal Homestead Journal, Sacred & Mysterious, Cooking for Winter Health Wellness, and Spring Cleaning, as well as a series of herbal educational posters made in collaboration with artist and illustrator Chelsea Granger.