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Food by Nature

Workshop: PANC (Plantas Alimenticias não Convencionais) 
Last edition: 22nd and 23rd April 2017
Venue: Arca Lab, Atlantic Rainforest, Brazil.

Speakers: Jorge Ferreira, Alessandra Araújo and Fernanda Ravanholi.

The experience takes place in a heart of the Atlantic Forest, at Arca Lab ecological community, close to a charming Paraty village. 
Guided by the internationally well known intuitive botanic Jorge Ferreira and assisted by producer Fernanda Ravanholi the experience is an integral and unique introduction to forage plants, their medical and alimental properties.
Starting with a guided walk through the Atlantic Forest we will collect forager eatable plants and learn about local ecosystem and traditional indigenous agroforestry.
After a break at a majestic waterfall, the participants analyse and draw the collected plants.
Finally, directed by invited local chef, a group produced a surprisingly rich degustation all made out of collected local forage plants!