12th July 2018     10:00am – 4.30p.m

Tour will include:

-Where, why & how different plant species produce essential oil
– Some of the remarkable uses for essential oils
– The importance of genuine, pure essential oils
– The plant structures that create essential oils in the leaves, flowers, seeds & roots

– The factors that affect essential oil price and quality
– How we can harness the powerful bioactivity of essential oils for a variety of applications
– How essential oils should be stored to preserve quality
– How to buy oils wisely in order to get the best out of them
– See an essential oil extraction
– Learn how essential oil components are analysed using gas chromatography
– Harvest some of your own crop and watch it being distilled*
*seasonal dependant on crop June-September

Cost: £35 including lunch

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