Urban Foraging 101

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Are looking to add diversity to your diet? Curious about the plants in your neighborhood? Ever wonder the difference is between a "weed" and a crop?


If yes, then this is the class for you!


Foraging is where plant identification and wildcraft meet. Learn to identify common wild, feral, and domesticated plants that live in the city of Chicago! Learn safety and good neighbor practices, and maybe even a few recipes.


What you'll learn:

  1. Learn to identify atleast 7 common edible plants.
  2. Learn good neighbor practices
  3. Discuss safety and responsible foraging

Student Reviews

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    Benjamin P.
    Urban Foraging 101

    Ian was wonderful. The class was informative, and he didn't shy away from safety and history. I really loved it, and I can't wait to see what other classes he is offering in the future.

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Ian The Vedge

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Ian has been foraging for over 10 years, and leading foraging walks for over 7.
Ian has received both a Permaculture Design Certification, as well as the Vegan Permaculture Design Certification, and works as a landscaper in Chicago.

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