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Meetings, sticks, stars and crows

We had two meetings yeaterday and they generated enough work to fill most of today. They didn’t fill it with anything useful but emails from people at the meetings have comprehensively instructed me how to suck eggs as well as sucking the fun out of the day. 147 more words

Shaggy Mane Mushrooms

I was lucky enough to come across a heavy load of gorgeous shaggy mane mushrooms in a kind woman’s yard. When they emerged last year around this time, I asked to pick them but when I returned to do so, they’d all been stomped by children. 164 more words


Local Foraging Part I

The last few weeks have brought some glorious weather to Sydney. Hot and sunny, perfect for swimming, and bad for the garden. We’ve had some scorching days with hot winds that dry everything out, requiring watering morning and evening to keep everything going. 731 more words

4. Food Foraging

Nearly Christmas

Yes, it’s nearly Christmas – just over a month away. You can tell that when the turkeys leave the farm, as they did on Saturday. They will be back in a while, with their giblets shoved somewhere undignified and a complimentary sprig of rosemary. 102 more words

Care Farm

Wind Walk vs Natural Explorer

@pukunui81 @mikemearls That's a bamboozling wind walk if it's foraging for food, helping you track, and preventing you from getting lost!

— Jeremy Crawford (@JeremyECrawford) November 24, 2014

A Short Stroll Along The Shore

With members of our little tribe now working or studying at four different schools we had a staggered back to school arrangement. The boys had a weeks more holiday left when I started back and had gone away to County Durham for some peace and quiet. 495 more words


Charity Auction for a bespoke coastal foraging course with Taste the wild.

Grab this great opportunity to join us for your own bespoke coastal foraging course and raise money for charity too!!

The Yorkshire Post has launched it’s 2014 Christmas Appeal with a charity auction and we are one of the prizes. 72 more words