Planting the Seeds:

Bringing Plants and Children Together
The growing seasons of spring and summer are joyous events for nature lovers. Those who live with the darkness and snow of winter are thrilled with each new plant popping up, bird songs galore and the long, light-filled days. The regenerative energy of spring is obvious among children; just ask any … Read More.

Top Ten Reasons to Buy From Local Growers

Shopping in large corporate grocery stores that are open 24/7 is convenient. Supporting a local agricultural economy requires more planning, commitment and thought. Here are ten powerful reasons to do so:
1. Contribute to the Local Economy
Buying food from chain grocery stores depends on a large infrastructure to support a global food system that removes about … Read More.

The Withered Herb, offers Herbalism Classes in Hood River

[ January 28, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. February 11, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. February 25, 2014 6:00 pm to February 26, 2014 8:30 pm. March 11, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. March 25, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Sue Kusch of the Withered Herb is offering Herbalism Classes.

Classes are held at Hood River Middle School Classroom Kitchen on Tuesday nights 6- 8pm
Introduction to Herbalism & Plant-Based Medicine -Feb, 11th
Herbal medicine is alive and well!  This class discusses the main principles, values and benefits of herbal medicine.  A little bit of history, current issues … Read More.