Find a Plant is the primary area of this site. You’ll learn the past and present uses of wild plants as food and medicine. It’s very comprehensive, and I regularly add new plants.
What’s in Season tells you which plants to harvest each month as you forage through the year.
The Eatweeds Newsletter: Each week you’ll also receive wild food recipes, plant profiles and foraging tips directly in your inbox. Read by over 25,000+ foragers, herbalists and plant lovers.
If you like audio, you’ll find my Podcast here. Each show explores the relationship that humans have had with plants since we came into being.
I also teach Foraging Courses. Recently BBC Countryfile voted them #1 in the country.
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About Robin Harford
Robin Harford is a plant-based forager, ethnobotanical researcher and wild food educator. He is author of the bestselling Edible and Medicinal Wild Plants of Britain and Ireland.
He established his wild food foraging school in 2008, and his foraging courses were recently voted #1 in the country by BBC Countryfile.
Robin is the creator of eatweeds.co.uk, which is listed in The Times Top 50 websites for food and drink.
He has travelled extensively documenting and recording the traditional and local uses of wild food plants in indigenous cultures, and his work has taken him to Africa, India, SE Asia, Europe and the USA.
Robin occasionally appears on national and local radio and television. He has been featured in BBC Good Food magazine, Sainsbury’s magazine as well as in The Ecologist, The Guardian, The Times, The Independent, The Daily Telegraph etc.
He is a member of the Association of Foragers, the Society of Economic Botany and the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland.
BBC Countryfile, BBC Good Food magazine, The Guardian, The Times, The Independent, The Daily Telegraph, GQ, The Ecologist, Green Parent etc.