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Cooking With Wild Plants | Care2 Healthy Living: A few of my favorites are nettles, dandelions, chickweed, fiddl...

Cooking With Wild Plants | Care2 Healthy Living: A few of my favorites are nettles, dandelions, chickweed, fiddl...

When the weather gets warm I get excited about picking wild greens and wild berries. I love free food. All of my life I have eaten wild plants. My father would bring in dandelion greens and boil them up for us (sometimes it was out of necessity as there simply was no food in the cupboards). Benefits of Eating Wild Plants: Full of more nutrition than the same plant grown domesticated. Are fresher than store bought as vegetables and fruits are shipped long distances to market, sit on shelves, losing flavor and nutrition. They are organic as no fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides are used in the wild (if there is, don’t pick them there; I won’t pick them in the parks in my city as I know they spray for mosquitoes). There is no need to add salt, sugar or artificial flavoring or sweeteners . Not grown in depleted soil as nature replenishes itself. By using these plants that...

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