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April 2017
£10 - £20

Tender Greens and Mushroom Foray on 12 April in Chorlton

April 12 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Chorlton Ees,
Meet on Brookburn Road, opposite The Bowling Green pub, Chorlton Green
Manchester, M21 9EL United Kingdom
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Spring heralds the finest season for finding tender and delicious edible plants. Woods and hedgerows come to life with patches of fresh green growth and this walk is the perfect opportunity to decipher what can and can’t be eaten, and …


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May 2017
£10 - £20

Springtime Riverbank Foray on 10 May at Sale Water Park

May 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sale Water Park,
Sale Water Park
Manchester, M33 2LX United Kingdom
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This springtime forage introduces a delicious selection of our native edible plants, from tender leaves to tasty roots, and some wild mushrooms. The rich sandy soil on the banks of the river Mersey provides the perfect growing conditions for many …


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June 2017
£10 - £20

Early Summer Wild Food and Flower Forage on 7 Jun in Chorlton

June 7 @ 5:30 am - 8:30 pm
Chorlton Water Park,
Meet at the car park at Chorlton Water Park, which can be found right at the end of Maitland Avenue, off Barlow Moor Road.
Manchester, M21 7WH United Kingdom
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This event coincides with the flowering season of many of our native plants, including the magical Elder. This session is to learn about and celebrate the many food and medicinal uses of flowering plants, and will include other bounty such …


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July 2017
£10 - £20

Height of Summer Flower, Foliage & Fungi Forage on 5 July in Didsbury

July 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fletcher Moss Park,
Meet at the Fletcher Moss main park entrance on Wilmslow Road, next to The Didsbury Pub, 852 Wilmslow Rd
Manchester, M20 2SG United Kingdom
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This mid-summer event finds us at an interesting, if unpredictable, time of year for wild foods. Expect to see a wide array of edible flowers, leaves, and even some roots. Identification is easier at this time of year as ID …


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August 2017
£10 - £20

Late Summer Fungi and Flora Forage on 16 August in Didsbury

August 16 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fletcher Moss Park,
Meet at the Fletcher Moss main park entrance on Wilmslow Road, next to The Didsbury Pub, 852 Wilmslow Rd
Manchester, M20 2SG United Kingdom
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This evening foray is an ideal opportunity to learn how to correctly identify some of the tastiest summertime mushrooms and other wild foods. Fletcher Moss Park in Didsbury has an interesting mix of habitats so even if conditions have been …


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September 2017
£10 - £20

Early Autumn Mushroom Hunt on 6 Sept in Didsbury

September 6 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fletcher Moss Park,
Meet at the Fletcher Moss main park entrance on Wilmslow Road, next to The Didsbury Pub, 852 Wilmslow Rd
Manchester, M20 2SG United Kingdom
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This evening foray is an ideal opportunity to learn how to correctly identify some of the tastiest early autumn mushrooms and other autumnal wild foods. Fletcher Moss Park in Didsbury has an interesting mix of habitats so even if conditions …


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£10 - £20

Mushroom Foray (by Torchlight!) on 27 Sept in Chorlton

September 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Longford Park,
Longford Avenue
Stretford, M32 8PR United Kingdom
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This autumnal evening foray finds us in the grounds of Longford Park in Stretford, with wild mushrooms the focus of our attention. The wide mixture of mature trees in this park should offer us a healthy show of interesting edible, …


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November 2017
£10 - £20

Last Vestiges of Autumn Fungi Foray on 26 Nov in Didsbury

November 26 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fletcher Moss Park,
Meet at the Fletcher Moss main park entrance on Wilmslow Road, next to The Didsbury Pub, 852 Wilmslow Rd
Manchester, M20 2SG United Kingdom

Fletcher Moss Park in Didsbury is a great place to forage for wild foods all year round, and while November isn’t usually thought of as a time for rich pickings, we can expect to find a variety of decent late …


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December 2017
£10 - £20

Antidote to Christmas Winter Wild Food Foray on 17 Dec in Didsbury

December 17 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fletcher Moss Park,
Meet at the Fletcher Moss main park entrance on Wilmslow Road, next to The Didsbury Pub, 852 Wilmslow Rd
Manchester, M20 2SG United Kingdom
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You’d be forgiven for expecting to find almost nothing on a wild food forage in December. And while the rewards aren’t quite as immediate as some other times of year, with a little effort there are some excellent and easy-to-identify …


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