Forage and Feast: October Nuts and Bounty
Saturday, October 21 at 10 AM – 1 PM
Appalachian Acupuncture and Healing Arts
113 E Unaka Ave, Johnson City, Tennessee 37601
Join forest frolicker Taylor Malone to harvest pecans, chestnuts, bitternut hickory, sunchokes, black oak acorns, persimmons and other possible wild edibles. We welcome what nature offers, and October’s bounty in East TN can be quite tasty.
Foraging (small jaunt) to harvest
Class time learning about pecan diseases, how to tell if nuts are good or bad, how to crack and press pecans for oil, using Nut Wizard tools, Q&A time
Tasting our bountiful snacks we have procured
Taylor is a local specialist in wild foraging, JC urban Food Forest organizer, and project developer for Build It Up East Tennessee.
Having cultivated gardens and worked on a farm full-time, he’s also very interested in urban farming initiatives.
Ticket for this event is $20; class limited to 20.
Please click “Ticket” to register or call Appalachian Acupuncture: (423) 928-9394.