Browsing Nature's Aisles : A Year of Foraging for Wild Food in the Suburbs

By: Brown, Eric, Brown, Wendy

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New Society Publishers. New. Mud clams, knotweed, and plants that bite back - one family's adventures in suburban foraging
… an inspiring journal of one family's effort to break free from manufactured foods and transition to home-grown and locally sourced cuisine, supplemented by a steady diet of wild fare. - Thomas J. Elpel, author, Botany in a Day: The Patterns Method of Plant Identification
The Browns are the inspiring Pied Pipers of suburban homesteaders. Through their finely tuned, personal account of the untapped and tasty world of wild foraging, you'll be craving those dandelion greens right on your doorstep. - Lisa Kivirist & John Ivanko, co-authors, Farmstead Chef and Rural Renaissance
As part of their commitment to increasing self-reliance and resiliency, Wendy and Eric Brown decided to spend a year incorporating wild edibles into their regular diet. Their goal was to use native flora and fauna to help bridge the gap between what their family could produce and what they needed to survive. The experience fundamentally changed their definition of food.
Packed with a wealth of information on collecting, preparing and preserving easily identifiable wild edibles found in most suburban landscapes, Browsing Nature's Aisles is the story of one suburban family's adventures in wild foraging. This unique and inspiring guide is a must-read for those who wish to enhance their food security by availing themselves of the cornucopia on their doorstep. As engrossing as a seed catalog and much more truthful …
A new generation of homesteaders, nature enthusiasts, hikers, campers and would-be foragers have long awaited these passionate, compelling and hard-earned words of wisdom. - Connie Krochmal, garden writer and columnist, Bee Culture magazine
Wendy and Eric Brown are suburban homesteaders growing roots (both literally and
figuratively) in Southern Maine. They have been studying wild edibles for many years. Wendy is also the author of Surviving the Apocalypse in the Suburbs. . 2013. TRADE PAPERBACK.

Title: Browsing Nature's Aisles : A Year of Foraging for Wild Food in the Suburbs

Author Name: Brown, Eric, Brown, Wendy

Categories: Prepping & Survival, House & Home,

Publisher: New Society Publishers: 2013

ISBN Number: 0865717508

ISBN Number 13: 9780865717503

Binding: TRADE PAPERBACK

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 9780865717503