Freethinking with Laura Dodsworth

Fergus the Forager - wild food experimentalist

July 26, 2020

Wild food experimentalist, course faciliator, forager, the ever-curious Fergus Drennan, aka Fergus The Forager, has been gathering and learning about wild plants, seaweeds, and fungi for over 40 years. Badger pizzle, a mermaid’s purse and squirrel milk featured on the menu of this Freethinking podcast.

Links:

http://fergustheforager.co.uk/

https://www.instagram.com/fergustheforager/
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His freethinking recommendation:

Think outside the box and consider the sexy wonders of seaweed. It really is sexy stuff! A red seaweed (found in a rare fossil record) dated to 1,200 million years ago, is understood to be the first sexually-reproducing organism EVER; whether or not the experience was also orgasmic, nobody knows.

https://fergustheforager.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/FergusDrennan-TheBushcraftJournal-Issue-9-1.pdf

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