How to Forage Wild Edibles Morel Mushrooms and Nettle Leaves

How to Forage Morels and Nettles Podcast Episode #22

By Melissa Norris | Foraging

Mar 21

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Wild Edibles Spring Foraging for morel mushrooms and nettle leaf Pioneering Today podcast with Melissa K. Norris Learn how to forage for free food, becoming more self-sustainable. Tips on safety, where to find wild edibles, and health benefits.

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Learning to forage wild edibles can greatly reduce your grocery bill and increase your self-sufficiency. In today’s episode we’ll discuss:

  • Spring foraging candidates morel mushrooms and nettle leaves
  • Why you should forage
  • How to forage morel mushrooms
  • When and where you can find morels
  • Safe picking techniques
  • How to safely prepare morels
  • Medicinal benefits of Nettles
  • How to forage nettle leaf
  • How to dry nettle leafs
  • How to make nettle leaf tea and infusions


How to Forage Morel Mushroom (has the link to the false morel)

Morel and Asparagus Quiche

How to forage nettle leaf and make tea and infusions

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Melissa K. Norris inspires people's faith and pioneer roots with her books, podcast, and blog. Melissa lives with her husband and two children in their own little house in the big woods in the foothills of the North Cascade Mountains. When she's not wrangling chickens and cattle, you can find her stuffing Mason jars with homegrown food and playing with flour and sugar in the kitchen.

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