Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (University of Saskatchewan)

30 hours | Online | Term 2

This is an introductory course to the production, processing and marketing of medicinal and aromatic plants on the Prairies. The course will provide students with useful information and skills that could be applied in establishing or conducting a herb production, processing, or marketing enterprise.

Tuition: $485 | Credits: 3 | Prerequisites: None

Required Text & Materials:

The Organic Medicinal Herb Farmer: The Ultimate Guide to Producing High-Quality Herbs on a Market Scale; White River Junction, Vermont, USA; Carpenter, J. and Gladstar. M.  ISBN:  978-1-60358-573-6  Approximate cost: $60 + GST

Recommended textbook:

Marketing on the Edge: A Marketing Guide for Progressive Farmers
Available to order from the Farm Management Canada Website.

To order the textbook call the U of S Bookstore at 306.966.4465 or 1.888.214.8888 or order online at www.usask.ca/bookstore.