HERBAL HEALTH CHECKS - a short health check for existing and previous patients. Includes BP, urine, saliva etc analysis followed by a letter of analysis & recommendations. Special rate - £25. These are available in Pyworthy & Hartland (Mondays) & Tavistock (Fridays) - other days and home visits by arrangement. If you are not a patient please enquire about a full consultation - see herbalism page for details.
2017 DAY COURSES - Learn how to identify & use herbs safely to treat yourself & your family for simple ailments & first aid. Take home your own ointment, oil and tincture.
£65 per day including teas, light lunch and all materials.
DATES: 28th May; 25th June, 30th July; 27th August 24th Sept. 10-4pm
HALF DAY COURSES - Ointments & creams - make you own Calendula ointment and a luxurious herbal cream. £40 including teas and materials. DATES: 14th May, 13th Aug, 10th Sept 2-5pm.
Courses are held on our beautiful organic smallholding, near Holsworthy.
Booking essential for all courses - places limited!
If you would like to arrange a course for a group of friends or colleagues either at our place or yours please contact Diana for availability.
For professional herbalists or students I am hosting The IRCH Summer School in July 2017 (7th - 9th) - please contact me for details. Some of the seminars are now open to guests so if you want to know what herbal medicine is all about email me for a flyer! Or you can contact the International Register of Consultant Herbalists for more details.
Talks, demonstrations and practical sessions are offered to groups including WI, gardening and schools. Please ask for details and rates.
Come and meet me at Hartland Farmer's Market on the 1st Sunday of each month (except January) 10am - 1pm. I have a stall selling medicinal teas, ointments, other remedies, books, plants and fresh herbs.
For those interested in Organic Smallholdings, my husband, Rob will be running courses:
Two days of Forest gardening: Introduction 30th September & Design 1st October.
Organic vegetable production – 21st May.
Polytunnels for year round growing - 26th July.
Organic fruit growing - 20th August.
Seed saving - 16th October.
Hedgelaying – 19th November.
£60 per day, 10am-4pm; bring a shared lunch; teas provided.