Mushroom Medicine - The Nutritional and Health Benefits of Fungi, Wild & Cultivated
Join Dr. Christopher Hobbs, PhD, LAc, in this benefit for the Sonoma County Herb Association. All those in attendance will receive a free copy of a wonderful book by Leslie Gardner: "Life in the Medicine - A Guide to Growing and Harvesting Medicinal Herbs for Medicine Making".
January 17, 2016 • $75
Talk at West County Herb Company - 10am-noon
Followed by a field walk at Salmon Creek School from 1-4pm
- Field walk and foray will help you identify edible, medicinal, and toxic species
- Spend time in the field with Christopher Hobbs, Ph.D., L.Ac., 4th generation herbalist, clinician, teacher, author, and research scientist, author of Medicinal Mushrooms
- Medicine-making; learn to make powdered extracts of healing mushrooms
- Learn to identify common healthful, medicinal, tasty local fungi safely!
Christopher Hobbs L.Ac., A.H.G. is a world-renowned herbalist, licensed acupuncturist, botanist, mycologist, public speaker, researcher, and author of 24 books on herbal medicine and health, including the Peterson’s Field Guide to Medicinal Plants of the Western U.S. (with Steven Foster) and the groundbreaking Medicinal Mushrooms.