Category Archive: Wild Food Foraging

Mar 16

Wild Food Foraging for Ramps Spring Onions Wild Leeks

Wild food foraging for ramps, spring onions, wild leeks are actually one in the same plant just by many different names. Did you know that there is a HUGE amount of different plants you can eat and taste great that people bypass every day without recognizing they are wasting food ? Yes, let’s fight world …

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Mar 04

Tap Birch To Make Wine And Syrup

I think most everybody has see how maple trees are tapped to make maple syrup, I think we have even had a few viewers mention that they tap maple trees in spring to make some syrup. In this article Fergus The Forager teaches us how we can tap the birch tree and then use the …

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Feb 06

Using Wild Leaves As Cooking Foil

I think most folks are familiar with Mexican tamales. They way they are cooked is they are a corn masa dough that is spread on dried corn husks that have been soaked before hand in water to soften them up. The a filling that can be meat, beans or even chocolate and other sweets  is …

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Jan 29

How to Pick and Eat Prickly Pear Cactus

This step by step tutorial of how to pick and eat prickly pear cactus is a wonderful adventure in wild food foraging. The first question that is always asked when people are asked to take a bit of a prickly pear cactus is ” What does it taste like? ” The answer is a cross …

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Jan 03

Edible Agave Americana Wild Food Foraging

Wild food foraging offers an wide selection of food growing in the wild including the edible Agave Americana. Agave Americana is as known by the names: century plant, maguey or American aloe. It typically lives about 10 to 30 years, it has a spread of about 4 ft with gray green leaves up to 2 …

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Oct 30

Guide To Elderberry Identification

This is amazing guide to the Elderberry identification for beginning wild food foraging enthusiasts will share how to safely gather Elderberries, one of nature’s gifts that also is full of health benefits. This in depth article covers so many different aspects of elderberries from the history, appearance (leaves, flowers, berries), where to find where they …

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