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Wednesday, 14 May 2014 00:00

2015 Seaweed Events Schedule

2015 Events

April 10 & 11
Appearing at West Waterford Festival of Food . Dungarvan:  Seaweed Forages, Cookery Demo at The Tannery Cookery School and The Sea Gardener Food Products will be for sale at the Festival Market. Booking via Festival website/office.
May 18
Seaweed Forage, Kilfarassey, Co. Waterford - our 5th year as part of the Bealtaine Festival of Outdoor Science
June 5
Seaweed Ecology Workshop, NBDC, Carriganore, Waterford. Book direclty with Centre for this one-day workshop with field trip to a local beach.
July 18
Beach Picnic & Forage on the Copper Coast, Co. Waterford
August 15
Beach Walk & Forage at Rathmoylan & Ballymacaw, Co.Waterford
Sept 12
Waterford Harvest Festival
Sept 27
Autumn Forage
Bia Bofinne, Inishbofin Food Festival
Details of venues will be posted here and on Facebook & Twitter closer to the time.
New events are being added all the time.
Published in Workshops
Saturday, 27 July 2013 00:00

Kenmare Bay Forage

We went to Kenmare Food Carnival this year – a  first – and took the Sea Safari boat  from the pier to Dromquinna Manor where we disembarked to forage for seaweed along the shore and an insight into rock shore ecology.  Thanks to Karen, Natalie (who took these photos) and Una, the boat crew and the couple who gave us delicious chanterelles from the local woods afterwards!

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About Us

We are passionate about seaweed - foraging for it, cooking with it, sharing our knowledge and experience with others, sustainably using it, recognising that it is part of an important and quite amazing ecological web.

Marie Power, aka, The Sea Gardener, grew up on the Copper Coast of Co. Waterford and leads walks, give talks & workshops on seaweed and rocky shore ecology for people who want to know more about this indigenous health food.

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