Category: Foraging

All things related to foraging from the foraging archives of The Homesteading Huntress.

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Fermented Korean Kimchi Recipe and FAQ (Raw Oyster)

This article covers a fermented Korean kimchi recipe, the process of fermenting cabbage kimchi at home, and common homemade kimchi FAQs. Skip to the fermented Korean kimchi recipe here.  Making a fermented Korean kimchi recipe

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BC Mushroom Foraging Regulations – Updated For 2018/2019

BC mushroom foraging regulations and laws aren’t always clear to people who are new to wild food harvesting. But you need to know what your rights are as a wild edible harvester in British Columbia

Wild Oysters Guide for BC – Regulations, Limits, Licenses 2018

This wild oysters guide for BC – regulations, limits, licenses in 2018 will tell you everything you need to know to harvest and forage wild oysters safely, legally, and ethically in British Columbia. Harvesting oysters from

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How to Shuck Wild Oysters (Illustrated Guide)

Learn how to shuck wild oysters with this easy illustrated guide. Learning how to shuck wild oysters from the Pacific Northwest and BC can be a frustrating experience for many beginner harvesters. However, taking the

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Wild Beach Peas and Shoots Foraging Guide

I’ve written this wild beach peas and beach pea shoots guide to reduce the anxiety a lot of new foragers feel over harvesting these wild local plants. The scientific name for wild beach peas is Lathyrus

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Wild BC Spot Prawn Fishing in April

Wild BC spot prawn fishing is a local foraging pastime that I’m thrilled to be able to access to on the Sunshine Coast in British Columbia this summer. While this April long weekend was my

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The Essential Guide to Freediving For Crab On The Sunshine Coast [Link]

I’m thrilled that I was able to publish “The Essential Guide To Freediving For Crab On The Sunshine Coast” with Sunshine Coast Tourism BC! It’s amazing to see public interest in wild food, foraging, and hunting

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How to Check for Red Tide and Shellfish Closures in BC – Updated for 2018

Learning how to check for red tide and shellfish closures in BC is an essential part of harvesting shellfish safely. Every harvester, no matter how experienced they are, needs to check for red tide and

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How to Make Fig Jam From Frozen Figs (No Pectin)

If you’re curious about whether you can make anything from all the frozen figs you have in the freezer, fear not – you can still make fig jam from frozen figs! It’s such a luxury

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The Tasty Guide to Wild Mushroom Foraging in BC

If you’re entering into the wide world of wild mushroom foraging in BC, or even considering giving foraging wild mushrooms a try this year, congratulations! You’re already steps ahead from many people who seem to