Germany Lifts Ban on Kava

Kava, the rhizome and roots of Piper methysticum, are one of the most important social pillars of Melanesian societies. They have been used for more than 1000 years in social gatherings for the preparation of beverages with relaxing effects. During the colonial...

Keith Robertson – Aug 20-21st, Carlingford, Co Louth

Keith Robertson, founder of the internationally renowned Scottish School of Herbal Medicine, returns to Ireland by popular demand this August. The Scottish School were the first to create an MSc programme for herbal medicine in the world! Keith is considered a...

Switzerland Makes Herbal Medicine Legal!

Could this be the beginning of a sea change? Are the Irish government taking note? Mar 29, 2016 - 19:26 The ministry decided to give the five therapies the benefit of the doubt (Keystone) The interior ministry has announced plans to give five complementary therapies...

John Vaughan, June 16th, Cork

Herbs As Food For Body and Spirit: Restoring The Traditional Way IRH member John Vaughan will be speaking at this event in Cork on June 16th. Details:

HerbFeast 2016

HerbFeast 2016 this weekend in Cork. For line up and full details see the HerbFeast website. If you want to order meals then you need to book in advance. Grab a ticket while you can!

St. Anne's Physic Garden

Find out about the beautiful St. Anne’s Physic garden in Dublin.

National Herb Week

National Herb Week is an annual event in Ireland celebrating herbs and herbal medicine.


Herbfeast is the annual convention for herbalits across Ireland as the Community of Irish Herbalists.

Herb Patch Project

This project provides primary schools with Sensory Herb Gardens, bringing the classroom outdoors and allowing children to plant, learn and have fun!

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Is this open to all herbalists of various schools of teaching ?

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