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  • Best way to save on food is to forage
    Best way to save on food is to forage
    The best way to save on food is to forage when and wherever you can. Buying groceries to feed your family should not take a business degree. With today’s high prices on food, many people are simply going without certain foods in order to...
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    Great weeds to feed livestock and poultry
    If your livestock and poultry have lots of room to roam on pasture they will consume a variety of plants, including many weeds. Weeds contribute vitamins, minerals, protein and other things that grass forages may not add to the diet. Animals that...
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    Viet Pham to guest chef at Food & Wine’s Chefs Club
    Four Food & Wine Best New Chefs, including Salt Lake’s chef Viet Pham, have been selected to curate the new menu at Chefs Club in The St. Regis Aspen Resort in Aspen, Colorado. The new menu will debut the weekend of the 2013 Food &...
  • Bellingham’s Ciao Thyme brings the forest to the table
    Bellingham’s Ciao Thyme brings the forest to the table
    Jessica and Mataio Gillis own a catering business called Ciao Thyme in Bellingham, WA. Yet it’s also Incognito, a sometimes pop-up restaurant within their commercial space at 207 Unity Street. Wait, it’s a cooking school as well and...
  • Foraging for fresh fruits and nuts in Madison, WI
    Foraging for fresh fruits and nuts in Madison, WI
    Check out the website for Madison Fruits and Nuts, a newly formed group here in Madison, Wisconsin that is advocating the planting of fruit and nut trees in Madison area parks. A great feature on the website is a map that shows locations and...
  • Wild Garlic Mustard at Patapsco Valley State Park. An invasive but edible species. Help weed May 2!
    11th Annual Garlic Mustard Challenge May 2: Invasive but edible
    11th Annual Garlic Mustard Challenge Sunday May 2 photo by Betsy McMillion Today is National Garlic Day! Maryland does not have a Garlic festival per se as does California, but we do have THE GARLIC MUSTARD CHALLENGE on May 2nd. This is an annual...