Wild Foraging Books & Videos & Games – Winter Time Educational Reading

The Forager’s Harvest: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants

 A practical guide to all aspects of edible wild plants: finding and identifying them, their seasons of harvest, and their methods of collection and preparation.

 Each plant is discussed in great detail and accompanied by excellent color photographs. Includes an index, illustrated glossary, bibliography, and harvest calendar.

The perfect guide for all experience levels.

Nature’s Garden: A Guide to Identifying, Harvesting, and Preparing Edible Wild Plants

A detailed guide to all aspects of using edible wild plants, from identifying and collecting through preparation. Covers 41 plants in-depth and the text is accompanied by multiple color photos.


  • Learn about medicinal and edible plants in the most fun way imaginable.
  • Fun for all ages.
  • Great educational tool.
  • Beautifully illustrated, nature based, cooperative game
    This beautifully illustrated game has fun and education mixed together.
    • All ages of “kids” will enjoy this wonderful game, whether they are 4 or 104.
    • The Story… Grandma needs huckleberries to bake a pie. You and your cousins embark on an adventure up the mountain to collect berries as well as herbs she uses. Will you all harvest the right plants to help with the trouble you run into along the way? Will you make it back before nightfall? The only way to win is by helping each other out.
    Wildcraft! teaches you 25 important edible and medicinal plants and their uses in mostly first aid situations. (Wildcrafting is the harvesting of wild plants) It also teaches team work, for you will rely on each other’s knowledge of plants and good fortune to make it to the Huckleberry Patch and safely back to Grandma’s. Wildcraft! is a great introduction to the world of edible and medicinal herbs for children of ALL ages. It’s a beautifully illustrated, nature based, cooperative game created in the tradition of the classic board games.


This is an archive of: http://homesteadsurvival.blogspot.com/2012/12/wild-foraging-books-videos-games-winter.html