Our last weekend will be Palisade Winefest weekend. Please come by and say hi. Get some produce, seeds and plants for fall planting and lavender items before we close for the 2017 summer season. You can always find our lavender products on-line. We sell on-line and wholesale year round.
Learn how to distill lavender and other aromatic herbs for high quality essential oil and hydrosol production. This course will include two distillation demonstrations using a small and large still. Learn about the properties of essential oil, how to train your nose, and how to read a gas chromatograph.
This 6-hour class includes instruction and demonstration, a tour of our organic farm, lunch and QnA. More details to follow – Reserve your spot now, as space is limited!
Lavender Grower 101 Workshop: Friday, September 23 8:30 AM TO 3:00 PM – If you are thinking of starting a lavender farm or already have a farm consider this class. You will learn how to prepare, plant, process, and market lavender. We will have seven hours of course instruction. Time includes farm tour and Q&A. Cost $325/person. $500 for single operation(limit 2 persons). Lunch included. To keep the class intimate and personal, this class will be limited to 6 persons. To sign up call 970-623-9556 or email email@example.com.
Some of the topics will include:
Preparing beds – Design for the end in mind.
Harvesting for optimum use
Post harvest handling
Different cultivars and their marketability
Introduction to lavender propagation
Separate Distillation Class added on Friday September 22 (priced separately)
and much much more….