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Ber·ry

(ber'ē),
James, Canadian surgeon, 1860-1946. See: Berry ligaments.

berry

/ber·ry/ (ber´e) a small fruit with a succulent pericarp.
bear berry  bearberry.

berry

a type of succulent, fleshy FRUIT produced by some plants, in which seeds are embedded in the pulp. The fruit is formed from the swollen tissue of the PERICARP. Examples of berries include tomato, grape, date, gooseberry, citrus fruits.
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Folklorists Everett and Pocius, for example, both discuss berry picking and use in the context of community life in the late twentieth century.
One of the greatest things about cooking with berries is the hunt, and I will never forget the time I went berry picking with my husband.
This engaging tale begins with a group of Elders who go berry picking.
It will be part of a working forest that allows logging and maintains access to hunting, fishing, firewood cutting, and berry picking, says Dahl.
Berry picking remains an important late summer and early fall activity, combining traditional, geographical knowledge with material culture, foodways and custom.
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BEST BERRY PICKING Waldo Lake trails Where: Willamette National Forest, southeastern Lane County Getting there: From Interstate 5, take Highway 58 east to Oakridge; Waldo Lake Road 5898 is 27 miles east of the Middle Fork Ranger District office in Oakridge; follow 5897 and then 5898 to North Waldo Campground; the trailhead is on the north side of the upper boat launch lot
Elder Elizabeth Colin explains some the history of transportation with respect to berry picking as well as her strategies for "getting rides" today.
Nowadays, too, one can do berry picking within supermarkets.
Mother loved berry picking and cutting fish during the summer.
The band currently offers tour packages, including bird watching, nature hikes and wild berry picking.
There are many u-pick farms in the area, and going on a berry picking expedition in late summer could provide needed inspiration (and free advice from the farmer