(of a person or animal) search widely for food or provisions.
"gulls are equipped by nature to forage for food"
obtain (food or provisions).
"a girl foraging grass for oxen"
obtain food or provisions from (a place).
"a man foraging a dumpster finds some celery"synonyms:hunt, search, look, rummage around, ferret, root about/around, nose around/about, scavenge
"Colonel Kendricks sent out a small party to forage for provisions"
When Yellow root is washed fresh in a stream it appears extremely yellow.
Balsam Fir trees growing on Black Balsam knob in the Appalachians.
Collecting Sap from the Balsam Fir. This sap is highly fragrant. Every time I collect sap from these magnificent trees I thank them for their gift to humanity. just as this sap helps heal the tree it helps heal the human skin.
From this sap we make a fragrant wound healing salve. The sap is dissolved in sweet almond oil over a period of a few days. In the process it takes its wonderful healing properties and fragrance with it.
I throw the whole plant into olive oil and infuse for up to six weeks. Some of the root I will set aside to dry and use it in a delicious tea blend we call Sleepy Bear.
Collecting dandelion root. The dandelion loves rocky soil. Chop it up as soon as you harvest it because once it dries it becomes very hard.