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Learn hands-on processing and bottling techniques for herbal extracts and elixirs with a focus on utilizing common local plants. We will discuss nutritional benefits, harvesting, handling and preparing your own (medicinal) foods and extracts for personal or professional manufacturing. We will also briefly discuss how to incorporate Good Manufacturing Practices and costs associated with producing these products. Specific plants we'll discuss include dandelion, stinging nettles, and more. Participants will receive a tincture, herbal salve and elixir sample to take home and enjoy throughout the seasons.