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Mushroom Mysteries and Medicine:
Unlocking the power of health found in the fungal kingdom

with Master Herbalist, Yarrow Willard, Cl.H

Join the Herbal Jedi (Yarrow Willard Cl.H.) in unraveling the science and folklore around using mushrooms as food and medicine. In this informative talk, Yarrow will share a deeper look at the benefits of many of the world’s top medicinal mushrooms. Learn about their modes of action and the best methods of preparation in order to unlock the healing powers found in these fungi. Mushroom samples, tasters and tea will be included in this talk. With close to 20 years of experience harvesting, processing, studying and working both commercially and clinically with medicinal mushrooms, Yarrow will shed much light into the dark and mysterious world of Mushroom Intelligence.


Friday, October 18th, 2019


Doors at 6 pm; talk at 6:30

The Front Room

601-900 Front St.,

Nelson, BC

About Yarrow Willard:


Raised in the ways of plant medicine and holistic living, Yarrow Willard (AKA Herbal Jedi) is an internationally renowned (and second generation) Master Herbalist. He is the co-founder/formulator of the Harmonic Arts Botanical Dispensary, and the director of the Wild Rose College of Natural Healing. As an educator, philosopher, influential innovator, and modern-day reality hacker, Yarrow delivers rich and original content, focused on reclaiming health and deepening connection with the natural world. His keynotes, classes, and videos are packed with valuable knowledge and a healthy dose of inspired living. 

Please register at least 2 weeks in advance and pay at the time of registration. You may register in person at our Customer Service desk, or by phone: 250-354-4077 x 205. Please pay by credit card when registering by phone. Views expressed by this presenter do not necessarily represent those of the Kootenay Co-op.

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October 18
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Front Room
901 Front Street
Nelson, BC Canada