PO Box 207 1241 Illinois River Rd Selma, OR 97538 Phone: (541) 597-8530 Fax: (541) 597-8533 Contact: Siskiyou Field Institute Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday-Friday (spring to fall hours)
2019 Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Illinois Valley
Instructors: Erin McKinsey, M.S. and Lauren Kemple Date: Sunday, May 19, 2019 Location: SFI, Selma Tuition: $75 (includes supplies fee)
Expand your foraging skills to include expertise in edible and medicinal plants that surround you. Enjoy making wild weed pesto! In this class, we’ll study traditional ethnobotanical lore as well as current trends and research regarding useful plants. You will learn how to identify common local plants and how to sustainably harvest them. You will also learn some basic medicine-making techniques and leave the class with the start of an edible and medicinal plant journal plus your own tincture.