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The Forager's Harvest
The Forager's Harvest

The Forager's Harvest

A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants

NATURE

368 Pages, 6.0 x 9.0

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $22.95 (US $22.95) (CA $30.95)

Publication Date: May 2006

ISBN 9780976626602

Rights: WOR

Foragers Harvest Press (May 2006)

Price: $22.95
 
 

Overview

A guide to 32 of the best and most common edible wild plants in North America, with detailed information on how to identify them, where they are found, how and when they are harvested, which parts are used, how they are prepared, as well as their culinary use, ecology, conservation, and cultural history.

Author Biography

Samuel Thayer is an internationally recognized authority on edible wild plants who has authored two award-winning books on the topic, Nature's Garden and The Forager's Harvest. He has taught foraging and field identification for more than two decades. Besides lecturing and writing, Samuel is an advocate for sustainable food systems who owns a diverse organic orchard and harvests wild rice, acorns, hickory nuts, maple syrup, and other wild products. He lives in rural northern Wisconsin with his wife and three children.