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A beacon of macrobiotic health & healing since 1978.

Learn, heal, and renew in the beautiful Berkshire mountains of Massachusetts


Meet Our New Management

The Board of Directors, Staff and Volunteers of the Kushi Foundation are excited to welcome our new Executive Director Ron Rowland. Ron assumed the role of Executive Director at the Kushi Institute in Becket, MA, this August, immediately prior to the end of the Annual Summer Conference. Read more…



ribbonBreast Cancer Workshop 


 Thursday, September 29 – Sunday, October 2, 2016

(Bring a companion at 50% off)

Did you know Miso soup made with organic Non-GMO ingredients has demonstrated proven anti-cancer properties?  Read More…..



Thursday Oct. 27 – Sunday Oct. 30th

(Bring your companion at 50% off) 

Discover the Macrobiotic approach for health concerns specific to men such as the prostate health, prevention of heart disease, low testosterone, high cholesterol, obesity and other issues. Read more… 

Fermentation Workshop

Saturday No. 12, 2016

Morning & Afternoon Workshops. For schedule and fee’s please click here.

Fermented foods are an important part of a balanced and healthy diet. Learn how the beneficial probiotics found in Sauerkraut, Pickles, Tempeh, Miso, Natto and Amasake can improve your health and well-being.

  Our Core Programs: 

Macrobiotic Leadership Program

  Teacher, Counselor and Chef Training. Click here  for program dates.

25% Off Program Fees for First Time Students

(limited time only)

In this unique experiential program, you will be introduced to the macrobiotic approach to health and well-being as part of a career track to becoming a skilled macrobiotic teacher, counselor and chef.  Each level includes classes in cooking, visual diagnosis, healthcare, shiatsu massage and energy balancing.  Level 1 focuses on personal and family health; Level 2 focuses on creating health and well-being as well as preventing and relieving illness; Level 3 focuses on social health, the environment and on creating a more peaceful and harmonious world. You may take each one-month Level in any sequence and in week-long or month-long increments.  Graduates of Levels 1, 2 and 3 may enroll in Level 4 for professional training and certification.

  The Way to Health

Macrobiotic Residential Seminar

Discover the Healing Power of Food

(Bring a Companion at 50% off) 

Offered monthly. Click here  for upcoming dates.

Our Way to Health introductory programs will orient you in a healthy, natural direction. If you can commit a week or even better two, join us for our  Way to Health and Way to Health Plus programs. These programs have helped thousands of people prevent or relieve cancer, heart disease, arthritis, osteoporosis, anxiety, depression and other chronic conditions with a balanced natural foods diet and lifestyle practices. Daily cooking classes, lectures and workshops give you the skills to put a well-developed macrobiotic plan toward diet & lifestyle in place.  Crunched for time? We also offer a weekend MINI Way to Health! 




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