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Herbal Growing & Remedies

Seasonal Herbal Growing & Remedies: Session Re-cap

April 17, 2014 • Neighborhood Farm Initiative

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Huge thanks to our summer instructor Holly Poole-Kavana and to everyone that made it out to our first Seasonal Herbal Growing & Remedies Class last weekend—we had a blast with everyone and can’t wait for the next class! To re-cap, we planted and learned about two of our favorite medicinal plants—Chamomile and Fennel! Let’s look […]

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Five Herbal Remedies for Allergy Sufferers

April 9, 2014 • Neighborhood Farm Initiative

As an allergy sufferer, taking medication to prevent symptoms from flaring up is a part of my daily routine, but understanding that there are options outside of anti-histamines and decongestants is a game-changer! Below are five of the best herbs to combat allergy symptoms: BUTTERBUR Blocks some of the chemicals that trigger swelling in the […]

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New Program: Herbal Growing & Remedies

April 2, 2014 • Neighborhood Farm Initiative

New month, new look, new programs! Herbal Growing & Remedies is a brand new program for NFI, and it will kick off with a spring session this month. Our two spring classes on April 12 and 26 will cover different ways of starting medicinal herbs in the garden and considerations for medicinal herb garden planning. […]

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