Learn How to Forage for Food in Your Own Backyard

Published on: 2018/04/16 - in News

On Sunday April 29th, the public is invited to join local forager and wild cuisine creator Barbara Roch, who will be teaching how to safely identify unrealized delicacies in your own backyard: weeds, flowers, perennials, and unexplored parts of common vegetables.

Hosted by the Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority, this “Foraging in Your Backyard” workshop at 2pm on the 29th in the Outdoor Centre at the Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area.

Pre-registration is required and can be done at CRCA.ca/online-services.

The Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area is located at 1641 Perth Rd (Division Street N) two kilometres north of Highway 401.

Entry fees are $5.50 per person for adults and children over 12, and $3 per person for children 12 and under, to a maximum fee of $14 per car. Annual passes are available for $80 per year.

For more information about the Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority, visit www.crca.ca or call (613) 546-4228 x 500 or toll free in the 613 region at 1-877-956-CRCA (2722).

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