Celebrate the Melissa Harvest!

The annual Melissa Harvest is almost here! This July we’ll gather at our farm in St. Maries, Idaho, to harvest melissa and play a part in Young Living’s unique Seed to Seal® quality commitment. This event is your opportunity to witness firsthand how we ensure our oils remain pure and potent through every Seed to Seal benchmark.
At the harvest, your team will:

Play a vital role in our melissa harvest
Reconnect with nature and a simpler way of life
Enjoy a one-day river rafting adventure
Participate in Raindrop Technique® training
Make new friends and lasting memories

Registration

The Melissa Harvest will take place July 8-13. The cost to reserve all five days is $8,000 for a group of up to 20 people. Registration opens April 26 at 4 p.m., MT, and closes May 24 at 5 p.m., MT.

MELISSA HARVEST AGENDA

*Schedule subject to change based on weather conditions and terrain.
MONDAY
TIME
After 3 p.m.
5–7 p.m.
8–9 p.m
DETAILS
Arrival
Dinner if eating at farm or dinner between airport and farm
Safety meeting/sign-in/settle in/hot tubs
TUESDAY
TIME
7 a.m.–9 p.m.
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
12–2 p.m.
2–5 p.m.
5–7 p.m
7–8 p.m.
8–10 p.m.
DETAILS
Breakfast
Seed to Seal® Harvesting Experience
Lunch
Seed to Seal Distillation Experience
Dinner
Optional training by group leader
Free time
WEDNESDAY
TIME
7–9 a.m.
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
12–2 p.m.
2–5 p.m.
5–7 p.m
7–9 p.m.
DETAILS
Breakfast
Seed to Seal Harvesting Experience
Lunch
Raindrop Technique massage training
Dinner
Raindrop Technique massage training
THURSDAY
TIME
7–9 a.m.
9–12 p.m.
12–2 p.m.
2–5 p.m.
5–7 p.m.
7–9 p.m.
DETAILS
Breakfast
Farm visit: Highland Flats Tree Farm
Lunch
Farm visit: Highland Flats Tree Farm
Dinner
Free time/Will Call
FRIDAY
TIME
7–9 a.m.
9 a.m.–5 p.m.
5–7 p.m.
7–10 p.m.
DETAILS
Breakfast
River rafting
Dinner
Facility clean-up
SATURDAY
TIME
Morning
DETAILS
Departures

Terms & Conditions

All members 18 years or older may attend this event. Participants must be physically fit and able to lift 35 pounds, tolerate extreme temperatures, and engage in rigorous physical activities.

Members who reserve the facility must sign a check-in/out checklist when arriving and departing and agree to a walkthrough inspection by a Young Living farm employee. A $250 USD cleaning deposit will be charged following the event if the facility is not left in acceptable condition upon final walkthrough.

Cost

The cost to attend the harvest in our general housing facility is $8,000 USD for a group of up to 20.
Cost includes:

Facility rental for one week
One-day river rafting trip
One Raindrop Technique training
Members and their groups will be responsible for:
Airfare and roundtrip transfers
Food and beverage
All shopping, meal preparation, and clean-up
Cleaning the facility
Laundering any item used while at the farm

Cancellation Policy

In case of cancellation, registration may be transferred to another member. However, due to the nature of this event and the expenses involved in planning for each group, no refunds will be permitted. Transfers must be made no later than June 28.

Work assignments

All harvest duties and assignments will be given upon arrival at the farm. Requests will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

Travel and accommodations

Location
St. Maries Farm
701 N. Coon Creek Rd.
St. Maries, ID 83861
Accommodations
While at the St. Maries Farm, you can take advantage of the many luxuries at the location, including campfires at night and hot tubs infused with floral water. Additionally, attendees will stay in dorms that come with electricity, running water, bathrooms, showers, washers, and dryers.
The member who reserves the facility will be responsible for all meals and meal preparation. Barbecue grills are available on site for member use and personal snacks are welcome, but storage is the owner’s responsibility.

Travel arrangements
The airport nearest the St. Maries Farm is the Spokane International Airport in Spokane, Washington. The member responsible for reserving the facility will be responsible for roundtrip transportation to and from the farm. Please email flight information for each member to jsagers@youngliving.com before June 28.

Please plan to arrive at the Spokane airport on July 8 after 3 p.m. and leave on July 13 before noon.
What to bring
Clothing
Work gloves (two pair)
Cold weather clothing and undergarments
Work jeans and work shirts
Work boots and socks
Sweatshirt
Pajamas
Slippers
Shower shoes/flip flops
Comfortable everyday shoes
Swimsuit for the hot tub
Gear
Flashlight and batteries
Camera
Personal toiletries
Towel and washcloth
Pillow*
*There is bedding available at the farm; however, if you would like an additional pillow, please bring it. There are only enough pillows for each person to have one.