Herbal Preparations

Description:

It is important, especially for herbal degree students, to know how to make herbal preparations. A practitioner cannot always depend on the commercial world have all the remedies. This course will teach; gardening and harvesting, drying, garbling, and storing of herbs, kitchen pharmacy equipment, extraction process, solvents, forms of herbal medicine, flower essences, baths for water therapy, poultices and fomentations, eight principles of excellent medicine making, and more.

Credit: 4

Text:

The Herbal Medicine-Maker’s Handbook, James Green, Herbalist

Exam: Open book, 85% is passing