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Wild Food Foraging in North East England, the North Pennines, Northumberland, Durham and Kielder

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stinging nettles are a tasy and valuable food sourceForaging for wild food in the Summer

Sunday 12th August 2018

An introduction to the wild food available in the summer: find out what’s edible and what’s not! There’s a whole load of wild food all around us; it’s just a matter of knowing what is edible, what is poisonous and what to do with it.  We’ll give you an introduction to the wild foods you can forage for in the summer. We'll look at aspects of identification, discuss preparation and do some tasting of both prepared and raw seasonal ingredients.

Duration13.30 to 15.30

Cost: 15.00 per person

Booking: Ring or email to check place availability: tel. 01388 529154 or email enquiries@natureholiday.co.uk then fill in and return the booking form (by email or post) and make your payment online on the button below.

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Further informationAdult activity. Participants should be 13 years old or over and accompanied by an adult. 

The activity leader has been foraging for wild food since the early 1980s and recently appeared on television foraging with Robson Green on More Tales from Northumberland. All our leaders are DBS checked.

Location: Harehope Quarry, Frosterley, Weardale

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