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The Wild Frontier #9: Foraging in spring

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My latest Wild Frontier column for Prospect magazine acts as a beginner’s guide to foraging in spring, a time known formerly as the ‘hungry gap’ – when winter root vegetables were going soft or sprouting, but before fresh crops were ready to be harvested. (They couldn’t have picked a worse time to be threatening a no-deal Brexit, and ‘living off our own land,’ in other words.)

Full text can be found on the Prospect website here, or after the fold. Continue reading

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