Plant Healer Interview: Paul Bergner

Plant Healer Interview: Paul Bergner

Plant Healer Interview: Paul Bergner In Conversation with Jesse Wolf Hardin The following is a powerful excerpt from my talk with our friend and provocateur Paul Bergner, one of the truly most insightful, honest, forthcoming and visionary of herbalists alive today. After four full decades of doing this work, it was a pleasure to draw tales and ideas out of him for our readers, and to further define his singular legacy. Quite frankly, without Paul’s encouragement and support Kiva and I may not have pulled off the launching of our first event for herbalists, nor been quite so encouraged to create the unique Plant Healer Magazine. His “Herbal Rebel” column in the mag leads off every issue he can possibly make time for, while still traveling to teach both in the U.S....

Free Plant Healer Newsletter

Free Plant Healer Newsletter

Free Plant Healer Newsletter We’ve expanded not only the length but the scope of our free digital journal for herbalists, wildcrafters and plant lovers of all kinds, renaming it the “Plant Healer’s Newsletter.”  Published 6 to 10 times per year, this newsletter will feature advance excerpts from upcoming Plant Healer issues, as well as inspiring articles and interviews with herbalists that won’t be be found in our magazine or anywhere else.  The newsletter runs from 10 to 30 pages in length, and is sent out 6 to 10 times per year as a free service to the community.  Please tell your friends about it, especially any who may not normally be able to afford herbal books or zines. The issue releasing this week is the sixth this year, 20 pages of information and...

The Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous Finale!

The Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous Finale!

Attend The Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous Finale! Register now to attend the final ever Herbal Resurgence conference, Sept. 19-22.   This is your last chance to be a part of what has been a celebratory, seditious, life changing event.  There will never be another one like it!   Why The Change? Wolf and I are share the belief that we and our message need to continue evolving, adapting to changing circumstances, filling in what is needed in the herbal community rather than repeating what has been or is being done.  We’ve been successful in our aims for Resurgence, in sparking changes in existing gatherings and organizations, and seeding other groups and events.  We see the influence of the Resurgence in longstanding events and groups starting to use similar language...

Sam Coffman & The Herbal Resurgence

Sam Coffman & The Herbal Resurgence

Sam Coffman & The Herbal Resurgence –Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous – Near The Grand Canyon – Sept 19th-22nd– by Jesse Wolf Hardin www.HerbalResurgence.org We’re really stretching the bounds of herbalism and herbal conferences at the 2013 Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous, hosting over 50 of the most adventurous class topics again this September.  From Anne Merrill’s “Ecology of The Body” to “Animist Herbalism” by Sarah Lawless, teachers will be taking the craft ever deeper into the heart of what the folk tradition is all about. Now, thanks to a last minute rescheduling, we’re pleased to announce the addition of a teacher who can provide a radically strong emphasis on herbal empowerment and preparedness: Sam Coffman! Sam is the founder and instructor of...

2013 Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous

2013 Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous

  Registration Opens Tickets are now open for the 2013 Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous (formerly the Traditions In Western Herbalism Conference), taking place in the lush forests of Northern Arizona, Sept. 19th-22nd. 51 unique cutting-edge Classes, taught by 29 of the most compelling teachers in the field of herbalism today. Join with your favorite presenters, as they push beyond their normal conference fare.  A celebration of folk herbalism and the wilder herbalist tribe. For a list of the classes, go to: www.HerbalResurgence.org Limited Time Special – Expires Dec. 15th Get the lowest price of the entire year on 2013 tickets, only $255 if purchased on or before December 15th. To get this special price, go to the Registration page New Video Short on YouTube...

2012 Herbal Resurgence Class Notes Book Available

2012 Herbal Resurgence Class Notes Book Available

      Announcing 2012 Herbal Resurgence Class Notes Book $18 www.HerbalResurgence.org/merch For those of you who missed out on attending the 2012 Herbal Resurgence Rendezvous in Arizona last September, we’re now offering a special combined Class Notes and Event Book in pdf form, 230 pages of priceless herbal information from a majority of last year’s Resurgence teachers. We’ve included much of the Event Book that was handed out to participants, with information on the site’s history and plant diversity to give you a feel for the gathering, along with awesome herbal info and tips including: 7Song: The Herbalist Street Medic 7Song: Patient Compliance For The Practicing Herbalist Paul Bergner: Sitting With a Plant Paul Bergner: Sitting With a...