Hi! My name is Hank Holly, and my wife is Kelsey. We are both locally raised Oregonians who love the Pacific Northwest and its great outdoors! TheNorthwestForager.com was created with the desire to promote and inspire knowledge of North American Wild Edibles.
Please consider the following categories to see what appeals to you…
An ever-growing list of comprehensive wild edible field guides and a link to where you can acquire your very own copy.
The Northwest Forager’s YouTube channel. Browse a list of educational videos showing the identification and preparation of locally foraged wild edible plants.
2022 spring schedule coming soon! Fill out a request form if you’d like to be notified of upcoming events. These are in-person introductory courses on the basic identification, preparation, and preservation of wild edible plants and will take place in the form of small group outings.
(Under construction) Our small nursery with the focus on PNW native food plants at near wholesale prices. As our stock grows, more variety will become available. Please contact for inquiries.
For all inquiries, please use the following email. I will do my best to respond within a reasonable time!
Some Legal Considerations
TheNorthwestForager.com and its authors are not responsible for what the reader/viewer decides to consume. Foraging for wild edibles is a personal choice that the individual takes at their own risk. Please put knowledge into practice and exercise common sense. May foraging be an enjoyable experience for all who choose to do so!
To those who are seeking new diets or alternative medicine: always seek the advice of a health professional before touching or eating any unfamiliar plant matter, especially if you have a history of allergies. Information provided is not designed to diagnose, prescribe, or treat any illness, or injury. Always consult a health care professional or medical doctor when suffering from any health ailment, disease, illness, or injury, or before attempting any traditional or folk remedies.
All photographs and text are by Henry Holly (copyright 2021), unless associated with an outside link.
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