Spring Foraging walk - London SW11

Description

A foraging walk suitable for beginners exploring the many wild species of plants, trees and fungi to be found in the in the green spaces of South West London.

On this walk you will learn about the multitude of edible species that abound the capital's parks, commons & woodlands and how to approach the subject of safely, legally and consideratley enjoying them. This walk is not a harvesting and feasting experience but you will get to eat wild foods either on the spot when suitable specimens are found or by way of pre-made samples to demonstrate how the species can be used as an ingredient.

Subjects covered on this walk

  • Common UK plant familes and their features
  • Hazards, risk assessment and control measures
  • Harvesting methods
  • Processing; Cooking, dehydration, fermentation, pickling
  • Bushcraft uses; first aid, crafts, natural navigation, shelter, fire, cordage, animal signs

Activities

  • Species identification
  • Tasters
  • Wayside nibbles

Duration

Foraging walks last approximately 3hrs.

Important information!

Please add any information on dietary requirements, allergies, medication or pregnancy in the comments box at checkout.

Event Details

Starts Sat 11th Apr 2020 11:00
Finishes Sat 11th Apr 2020 14:00
Registration Start Date Sat 19th October 2019
Register before Mon 23rd March 2020
Price £40.00
Location London, SW11

Group Rates

Amount of people Rate per person(£)
8 35.00
16 30.00
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