wildcrafting


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wildcrafting

(wīld′kraft″ing)
The collection of herbal remedies from natural sites rather than the cultivation and harvesting of the same plants on farms.

Wildcrafting

Gathering of herbs or other natural materials.
Mentioned in: Herbalism, Western
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For the past seven years, I've researched the pawpaw tree and its fruit--from Native American wildcrafting to frontier foodways--and chronicled its revival among wild-fruit enthusiasts, permaculturists, amateur plant breeders, and professional scientists.
Introductory chapters discuss wildcrafting basics, an herbal medicine primer, and wildcrafting season by season.
In addition, a general increase in naive foraging and wildcrafting (i.
I could list his accomplishments, which are prolific, but I loved this little statement at the end of his written introduction: "In his spare time, when such a thing really exists, he is in the desert with his kids, honing his skills in primitive archery, gardening, home brewing, wildcrafting, reading and writing poetry, and studying obscure and old texts on spiritual matters, healing, and philosophy.
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Draco Natural Products' commitment to sustainability can be seen in the San Jose, CA-based company's ethical wildcrafting policy.
I also met an amazing neo-primitivist mystic, who was living in a mud hut, spinning plant fiber, firing pottery over an open campfire, weaving baskets, making gourd water vessels, wildcrafting local edible foods and plant medicine, and carving art from stone and rock.
The vast majority of people reported relying on wildcrafting for their herbal medicine supplies, however several problems with this situation came to light in the course of my research.
We now also have a 10,000 acre tract of organically certified land in China's interior that is used for ethical and sustainable wildcrafting.
My daughter and I have already enjoyed several wildcrafting walks this spring: gathering betony flowers, picking dandelion blossoms and sampling a variety of edible weeds out of our garden.
Wildcrafting Hemp: This is the recommended method of obtaining good, hardy, local genetic stock.
network inquiring on wildcrafting opportunities, from Wash.