Day: November 6, 2020

Kirk’s Favorite Forages

When you learn everything that’s edible in the forest, it’s really hard to starve to death. Michael Pilarski Foraging for wild edibles on my family’s land has always been one of the highlights of having our own woodlands.  Throughout every season there is something we can pluck and pop in our mouths, which I’ve always found a novel way to relate to my forest. Over the years my kids have learned many of the native plants that are edible, and whenever I introduce a new one the inevitable question is “palatable or just edible”?  Though we routinely graze across the

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