Are you toying with the idea of foraging but confused by where to start?
Foraging can be an enriching and immensely satisfying experience!
We know, how difficult it appears to learn about wild pants without a reliable mentor. The herbal exploration in this course plays an important role in our life as well as starring role in our kitchen, medicine making and Ayurvedic practice. We are a leading manufacturer of herbal medicines in India and engaged in organic herbal farming, spread across immensely fertile regions in Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Jharkhand since last two decades.
We are excited to pass on the ancient knowledge of Ayurveda as well as our experience about the magic and wonder of wild foods and herbs so that you too can confidently identify and forage for abundant, healing plants. What’s more, you’ll fill your kitchen and medicine chest with the most nourishing wild herbs on earth.
Online Foraging Course Outline (350 hours)
MODULE - 1
Herbalism & Foraging
Cultivating Relationships with Healing Plants • Guidelines to Foraging and Wild-crafting • Poisonous Plants and Notable Constituents • Harvesting and Drying Herbs
MODULE - 2
Botany & Plant Identification
Introduction to Botany • Botany: Floral and Reproductive Parts • Edible Flowers • Botany: Leaf and Vegetative Terminology • Plant Families • Geo-local Availability
MODULE - 3
Core Medicinal Preparations
Herbal Tinctures • Herbal Infusions and Decoctions • Herbal Honeys and Syrups • Vinegars, Poultices, Compresses, Soaks, Infused Oils, and Salves • Herbal Action Terms
MODULE - 4
Early Spring Foraging
Chickweed • Violet • Purple Dead Nettle • Cleavers • Creasy Greens • Garlic Mustard • Stinging Nettles • Moringa Flowers • Basil • Mint • Coriander • Withania Somnifera
MODULE - 5
Lamb’s Quarters • Japanese Honeysuckle • Daylily • Rose Calendula • Dandelion Root • Oregon Grape Root • Chickweed • Miner’s Lettuce • Wild Violet • Fiddleheads
MODULE - 6
Yarrow • Mullein • Raspberry and Blackberry • Mimosa • Bee Balm • Wild Bergamot • Lemon Balm • Borage • Red Clover • Oregano • Blackberry • Wild Carrot Seeds
MODULE - 7
Late Summer Foraging
Goldenrod • Elderberry • Burdock • Dandelion • Yellow Dock • Crab Apple • Elderberry • Hazelnut • Rowan Berries • Mushrooms • Prickly Pears • Walnuts • Gingko Nuts
MODULE - 8
Course Review & Integration
Two and a half months of integration with review videos, time to work on experiential projects, and complete your certificate requirements. This would also entail a thorough revision.
MODULE - 9
Featured Botanical Stars
Chickweed • Cleavers • Creasy Greens • Dandelion • Daylily • Elderberry • Garlic Mustard • Goldenrod • Honeysuckle • Lamb’s Quarter • Mimosa • Mullein • Nettles • Raspberry
Herbal Entrepreneurship Guide
Our Herbal Entrepreneurship Guide is structured to help you with business assistance topics such as insurance, marketing, legalities, website development, digital promotion, labeling, and an introduction to GMPs (the FDA’s legal requirements for manufacturing herbal products in India). You will learn, how to make high quality medicine, start a herbal product business, and effective marketing and promotion strategies for your products.
In the Herbal Entrepreneurship Guide, You’ll Learn:
- Which type of insurance you’ll need to setup your herbal manufacturing unit
- How to distinguish yourself from the crowd with your own herbal branding
- The legal requirements for herbal and Ayurveda manufacturing in India
- How to properly label your herbal products and design aspects of the packaging
- How to promote your product or services through social media, paid media and list-building
- Where to continue learning, find latest research, connect with other herbalists, and stay up-to-date with herbal laws and regulations
- What the GMPs entail, where to learn the regulations and how to implement them to your own manufacturing unit.
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We believe that herbal medicines should be available to everyone. We are committed to support every single person, working tirelessly to keep plant medicine alive in their culture and within everyone's reach.
The World of Herbal Wisdom
Have you ever thought of growing your own herb garden? With Herbal Health India, you’ll be mastering the ancient herbal healing wisdom, while growing the garden of your dreams within your backyard.
The Herbalism of Healing
Immerse yourself in the art of ancient herbal wisdom. Our regularly updated Ayurveda courses on traditional healing methods will guide you to a truly abundant apothecary of hand-hewn botanical remedies.
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Our resource rich blog focuses on growing your own herbs within your garden and all the ways you can enrich your life with healthful choices of medicinal plants for your great wellness.
Wherever we live, there are plenty of healing plants around us, hiding within treasure trove of health and wellness. One needs only a curious eye to notice the immeasurable sea of medicine lying before us. Embark on your exploration of herbal wisdom with Herbal Health India. We’ll provide the light, you provide the wonder!
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Medicine Making Course
Imagine your own medicine store filled with homemade herbal tinctures, salves and syrups. A soulful kitchen brimming with culinary preparations, conjured up with your own herbal flair.
Online Foraging Course
You’ll befriend the most common edible and medicinal weeds and plants, including dandelion, stinging nettles, basil, burdock, goldenrod and many others. Registration is open twice a year.
Herbal Immersion Program
Immerse yourself in the art of ancient herbalism. Our 1000-hour course will guide you into creating the herb garden of your dreams and a truly abundant wisdom of hand-hewn botanical remedies.
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