Hortus Medicus Team

1st Hortus Medicus farmers’ focus group meeting

The 1st  focus group meeting in Hungary was held in Jászfényszaru on January 31st 2023. The diverse focus group involved 17 members (researchers, organic farmers, consultants, teachers and members of the Hortus Medicus consortium).  At this event potential and practising organic farmers were gathered mainly from Hungary but partly from abroad. The method applied during …

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Learn More About the Project

Our Goal The Hortus Medicus project’s goal is to develop a comprehensive 120-hour horticultural therapy training program including educational materials and online learning content. The training program includes a curriculum and a handbook. Both of these educational resources will merge the existing and our new philosophies and practices in the field of horticultural therapy. We …

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Kick-Off Meeting

Hortus Medicus Kickoff Meeting

Our teams from Austria, Italy and Transylvania got together for the first kick-off meeting of a 3-year international project, called “Hortus Medicus”. We are aiming to spread the recognition and the use of horticultural therapy in Hungary and Romania while enriching existing horticultural therapy curricula in Austria and in Italy. Within the framework of the …

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