Kingston – Healthy, vibrant and sustainable food is as close as your own property. Join local forager and wild cuisine creator Barbara Roch and learn how to safely identify unknown delicacies in your own backyard: weeds, flowers, perennials, and unexplored parts of common vegetables.
You, too, can frolic in your yard and untether yourself from the conventional as the Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority hosts a Foraging in Your Backyard workshop on Sunday, April 29, at 2 p.m., in the Outdoor Centre at the Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area. Pre-registration is required at www.crca.ca/online-services.
The Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area is located at 1641 Perth Rd, (Division Street N) just 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.