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The Forager’s Harvest DVD Set by author Samuel Thayer, includes two discs covering all the plants discussed in "The Foragers Harvest."

The Forager’s Harvest DVD Set by author Samuel Thayer, includes two discs covering all the plants discussed in "The Foragers Harvest.

Learn these 5 rules for safely foraging wild edibles. Over 25 wild edibles and how to harvest and prepare them. Plus, free Seasonal Guide on when to harvest each plant. Perfect for becoming more self-reliant and talk about cutting down on the grocery budget!

Learn these 5 rules for safely foraging wild edibles. Over 25 wild edibles and how to harvest and prepare them. Plus, free Seasonal Guide on when to harvest each plant. Perfect for becoming more self-reliant and talk about cutting down on the grocery budg

burdock--biennial. First-year roots and second-year stems can be cooked by boiling for about 20 minutes, then season to taste. Before cooking however, the stems should be peeled, and roots scrubbed in order to remove the bitter rind. Immature flower stalks may also be harvested in late spring, before flowers appear; their taste resembles that of artichoke. The Japanese have been known to eat the leaves when a plant is young and leaves are soft.

Recognized mainly for its burrs, burdock is an interesting biennial plant…

Get ready to harvest dinner and fill the medicine cabinet from the wild earth and the backyard with these foraging basics.

Foraging Basics

Foraging Basics: Tips for the Beginner. Get ready to harvest dinner and fill the medicine cabinet from the wild and your backyard with these foraging basics.

How to identify, where to find, how to harvest, and how to use huckleberries (genus Gaylussacia). These are not blueberries, but true huckleberries, which are not produced in cultivation. Plenty of photos to show how to ID plant.

Black Huckleberries, Gaylussacia Baccata -

How to identify, where to find, how to harvest, and how to use true huckleberries (genus Gaylussacia). Plenty of photos to show how to ID plant.

Foraging for Garlic Mustard.  How to identify it, where to find it, and how to harvest this abundant wild edible plant.

Foraging Garlic Mustard, an Edible Invasive Plant -

042615 Wild Garlic Mustard ~ Foraging for Garlic Mustard. How to identify it, where to find it, and how to harvest this abundant wild edible plant.

The Foraged Foodie: Foraging: Identifying and Sustainably Harvesting Ramps

Foraged Foodie: How to find, identify & sustainably harvest, wild foraged ramps (wild leeks)

AMARATH. Edible parts: The whole plant – leaves, roots, stem, seeds. The Amarath seed is small and very nutritious and easy to harvest, the seed grain is used to make flour for baking uses. Roasting the seeds can enhance the flavor, also you can sprout the raw seeds using them in salads, and in sandwiches, etc. Young leaves can be eaten raw or cooked like spinach, sautéed, etc. Fresh or dried pigweed leaves can be used to make tea.

Edible parts: The whole plant – leaves, roots, stem, seeds. The Amarath…

salsify (goatsbeard)... The whole plant can be eaten raw the whole year long. It would appear to be bitter, but it is not, neither is the milky white sap, which usually is an indicator to stay away, but in this case is good to eat. The bloomed flower buds are very mild and sweet. Premature flowerbuds have a radish flavor.  The root can be eaten raw, or cooked like a yam or potato. They look like giant carrots, and break easily when pulled. A shovel is useful in harvesting the roots.

The whole plant can be eaten raw the whole year long. It would appear to be bitter, but it is not, neither is the milky white sap, which usually is an indicator to stay away, but in this case is good to eat. The bloomed flower buds

The Forager's Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants

The Forager's Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants

The Forager's Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants - Books & DVD's - Asheville Fungi

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