urban foraging

Earth Day Spring Tree Tour

by (OKT)

Submitted 04-20-2016 under

During this foraging adventure,  participants will munch leaves and nibble flowers. After the outdoor tour, the group will gather back in the lodge for foraged refreshments and a brief dialogue on other in-season, urban edibles...

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OKT's Earth Day Spring Tree Tour on Friday

by (OKT)

Submitted 04-20-2016 under NONPROFITS

As part of OKT’s food justice mission, OKT urban forester, Laura Casaletto, will again lead the free Earth Day Spring Tree Tour through Garfield Park. During this foraging adventure,  participants will munch...

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OKT Urban Forester reveals secrets to eating from city's bounty

by (jwiegand08)

Submitted 04-22-2014 under NEWS

As soon as Laura Casaletto planted popcorn seeds in the backyard of her family's urban home, her love for natural foods was born. Despite her efforts, she was awarded a crumby crop of corn- but the passion stuck. Now, Laura enjoys scouring the...

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