Tour: Small Scale Medicinal & Herb Production

13 Aug 2017

Tour: Small Scale Medicinal & Herb Production

Full Kettle Farm is an one-acre operation focusing primarily on growing herbs for tea blends and value-added products. Participants will learn the theory of field planning for growing herbs on a small scale, specific cultural practices for various herbs, drying and processing, and possibilities for various herbal products.

Directions: Destination is USPS parking lot, 12 Garage Road Sunderland MA.

Head north on 116 from Hampshire College for 3 miles. Take a left on Snell Street and follow it for .7 miles until you reach Route 9. Take a left onto Route 9 West, and after a half mile merge right on 116 North. Continue for 7.9 miles, and turn right onto Garage Road as you are approaching Sunderland center. The post office is a few hundred feet up on the left. There will be someone at the post office parking lot to show you where to park and walk. The farm is a 4 minute walk from the post office.

Greg Disterhoft: Owner of Full Kettle Farm in Sunderland, MA.