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Jenna Rozelle

Jenna Rozelle

Jenna is a forager, writer, homesteader, and wild foods educator from Maine. She enjoys a generalist approach to the New England outdoors and through her teaching and writing hopes to help people feel curious and comfortable on their home landscapes. Learn more jennarozelle.com or find her on Instagram @jennarozelle.

Recent Posts

How to Forage for Wild Cherries

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How to Forage for Wild Cherries

If you did your due diligence this spring and took note of where all the white flowering trees and shrubs were, you’re likely starting to see the fruits of that labor, now. Juneberries have come and gone, mulberries too, and next we begin checking hedgerows for stonefruits, including one of my very...
Jenna Rozelle Aug 8, 2022
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How to Forage Milkweed

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How to Forage Milkweed

Milkweed is a shining example of why we shouldn’t believe everything that we read. It carries with it, to this day, many myths that have traveled from mouth to ear and onward without fact-checking or personal experience. Myth number one is that it’s toxic, myth number two is that it’s bitter, and...
Jenna Rozelle May 23, 2022
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How to Forage for Evergreen Tips

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How to Forage for Evergreen Tips

Spruce tips have been having a culinary moment for a few years now, which I love and understand—they are delightful, but I don’t know why the spotlight hasn’t expanded to include the tender tips of all our other evergreens, too. Pine, fir, and hemlock are easier to access for most people in the...
Jenna Rozelle May 16, 2022
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3 Best Tasting Invasive Plants to Forage this Spring

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3 Best Tasting Invasive Plants to Forage this Spring

I grew up on a farm, not far from where I live now. No one has lived there since my parents sold the place, but there was some road work done out front about a decade ago with heavy excavation. Someone sure did move in then, and fast—Japanese knotweed. Since the first shoots emerged from the freshly...
Jenna Rozelle May 5, 2022
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