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Foragable Community at the Master Gardener College

Laura Lengnick, Foragable Community's Resilience Partner, led a workshop entitled Celebrating Place, Cultivating Resilience at this year's Extension Master Gardener College hosted by North Carolina State University in Raleigh  June 7.   Laura introduced community...

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Foragable Durham Leads a Walk on the Wild Side

About 30 people gathered at Mystic Farm & Distillery on a recent warm spring morning to learn about foraging wild edible ingredients and the magic of fermentation!  Local-food educators from Piedmont Picnic led attendees on a foraging walk around the Mystic Farm...

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What’s all the Buzz About Foragable Durham?

This past Saturday about 20 people braved the rain to join local-food educators from Piedmont Picnic Project and the bee-loving expert of Apiopolis at Mystic Farm & Distillery for a two-hour hands-on pollinator gardening workshop and picnic.  The event was...

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Bake Local Holiday Workshop Sponsored by Foragable Durham

Piedmont Picnic led the second in a series of four Foragable Durham workshops at Mystic Farm and Distillery on Dec 15.  This workshop taught participants how to convert their favorite holiday confection recipes to use all local ingredients and showcase unique local...

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Exploring Appalachian Foodways with Susi Gott Séguret

A fluid understanding of what it means to forage and to farm is common to all traditional food cultures and is the guiding principle of Foragable Community's mission to encourage public participation in local foodways.  Many cultures still enjoy traditional wild foods...

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Planting Native Trees at Fonta Flora

Through funding from Foragable Community, Fonta Flora was able to plant over 30 native paw paw tress and create a beautiful flowing native plant educational area on May 25th.

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Foraging with Doug Elliott: Video Series

Join Foragable Communities’ Ethnobotanist Partner Doug Elliott as he forages through the landscapes of North Carolina, sharing history, foraging, and preparation tips for a variety of plants.

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