The North East Wild Food Club
club is designed for people with a love of wild food whether you are a
complete beginner to foraging
or are more experienced and wanting to hone your
wild food skills.
Club benefits include:
Your own wild
ongoing access to an experienced wild
food mentor to help you with
advice and to answer your foraging
questions including help with
Five wild food forays a year
access to five wild food
forays in a range of locations across the north
east over the course of the year covering foraging a wide range of wild food
from hedgerows to woodlands to the seashore from shell fish and
seaweeds to wild herbs, fruits, roots, nuts and wild mushrooms. See
below for forays in 2021.
A Facebook group for members to post on and share foraging experiences,
discoveries, recipes, new wild food
ideas and so on.
Your wild food mentor is Bruce
Ferguson. Bruce has been foraging
wild food for
nearly 40 years and has been teaching foraging
since 1985. Thousands of people have attended his courses and foraging
sessions over the decades and he has often appeared on television and
radio sharing his knowledge and identification skills, including Look
North, More Tales from Northumberland with Robson Green and Made
Tyne and Wear.
Just the five wild food forays
would cost more than £400 if booked privately.
The value of ongoing wild food
mentoring is much more and could save you an upset
Foray dates 2021
May Sunday 23rd 1.30pm to
3.30pm Harehope Quarry, Weardale
June Saturday 19th 1.30pm to 3.30pm Ovingham and Whittle Dene
August Saturday 7th 1.30pm to 3.30pm Tyne Riverside, Prudhoe
October Saturday 2nd 10.30am to
12.30pm Wild mushrooms, Hamsterley Forest, Co. Durham
November Saturday 27th 2pm Seashore forage St. Mary's Island, North Tyneside
£80 per person per year. 12 months membership from time of joining.
information: Club members must be 18 or over.
or email to discuss
membership further as places are limited.
You can also buy a
club gift voucher as the perfect gift
for a wild food enthusiast. Select the link in the top right corner of
this page to buy a voucher.
01388 529154 or email email@example.com.
Download club membership form
ideal present; buy a 12 months membership gift voucher to the North
East Wild Food Club emailed direct to you.