Wild Edibles Walk

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Westport Town Farm
Westport Town Farm
830 Drift Rd.
Westport, MA 02790
Did you know Westport is home to over 70 species of edible wild plants? And some of them are more nutritious and flavorful than their cultivated counterparts. Learn all this and more on this Wild Edibles Walk.Join Westport Land Conservation Trust and export forager Russ Cohen for a two-hour ramble around Westport Town Farm in Westport to learn about at least 18 species of wild edible plants. Keys to the identification of each species will be provided, along with information on edible portions, seasons of availability, and preparation methods, as well as guidelines for safe and environmentally responsible foraging.

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 636-9228
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Hosted By: Westport Land Conservation Trust
Free EventOutdoor Event
East Branch of the Westport River from Westport Town Farm

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