'Talk' online with a DNR wild edible plant expert - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

'Talk' online with a DNR wild edible plant expert

Facebook followers of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources can "talk" online about wild edible plants with interpretive naturalist Jill Vance on Wednesday from 2-3 p.m. EDT, on the DNR's Facebook wall. 

Vance will cover the importance of properly identifying edible plants, how and when to harvest, preparing the plants, poisonous look-alikes and other safety-related issues.

Please note that this talk will not cover wild mushrooms or wild game. Participants are invited to join the conversation and ask questions.

Future topics, instructions on how to join a conversation on Facebook, and commenting guidelines are posted at dnr.IN.gov/7315.htm.

To join a chat, go to the DNR's Facebook wall, facebook.com/INdnr, and click "like" (if you are not already a "friend").

You may begin typing in questions during the time slot. Vance will answer questions as time allows. 

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