Event details

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Events at Sherwood Pines - Meet at the classroom (near the Gruffalo)

Would you love to forage?

Maybe you’d like to learn how to identify wild edibles but just don’t know where to start?

Or perhaps you’d love to spice up your meals with a variety of nourishing foraged flowers, fruit, leaves and seeds and improve your health and wellbeing?

Whatever your reason for wanting to learn how to forage, coming on this mindful course for beginners is the perfect place to start.

Delivered by a passionate and experienced forager and educator, you will have plenty of opportunity to really hone your observation skills and mindfully connect with the edible plants you find. Building up your confidence in a fun and informative way.

The course will cover the many benefits of foraging with fun facts and interesting stories, how to stay safe and legal as well as foraging etiquette and sustainability. You will learn about plant identification, poisonous lookalikes and basic botany for beginners. Following the foraging walk in the forest we will share recipe ideas, tasty treats and creative cooking with the new ingredients!

For more information please contact customerrelations@forestryengland.uk