Learn how to determine what free food might be available in your area. Join this class for a fun, seasonal exploration of the different plants and mushrooms you may encounter in your wild roaming. Learn how to be safe and sustainable while practicing preserving your finds. Try some recipes and join informative discussions for guidance and insight on what others are finding. Foraging can mean many things to various people, and will be different in each location, but it is a fun and useful exercise to open your senses and observations to notice prize items in nature.
Dr. Kelley Hagenbuch has been a chiropractor for 26 years, and a clinical herbalist for the last 7 of those. She graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University in 1988 and from the Midwest School for Herbal Studies in 2008. She practices primarily in Somerset, WI and gives presentations, plant walks and workshops in the St. Croix river valley.
"Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mold myself." -Henry David Thoreau