Harvest

‘If it came from a plant, eat it; if it was made in a plant, don’t.’ – Michael Pollan

Food. We need it, and we love it. Especially food of the plant variety. Here you’ll find an eclectic collection of plant-based recipes, stories about food, farms, growers and more. Yum!

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Recipe: Stinging Nettle Tart with Goat’s Curd & Parsley

HarvestStinging nettles sting. We all know that. They’re also weeds. But, as always, there are two sides…

Grown, Gathered and Shared

HarvestMoney. It’s really not my thing. I’m not good at counting it, managing it or asking people…

Recipe: Nasturtium Pesto Linguine

HarvestWeeds. They’re just plants growing in the wrong place. They’re also free and abundant, and (if edible!)…

Recipe: A Sensual Botanical Elixir

HarvestMasters of patience, natural beauty and the art of the reveal, plants have a thing or two…

Pomegranate and Walnut Relish With Chargrilled Eggplant

HarvestIt’s fascinating and mildly amusing to explore the lores surrounding aphrodisiac foods. Whether fact or fiction, the…

The Dirt: Nick Ritar

Gardens, Harvest, PeopleAn interview with Milkwood Permaculture co-founder Nick Ritar about murdering plants, food ethics and connection.

Recipe: Brussels Sprout Caesar Salad

HarvestA few years back, the marketing term ‘superfood’ surfaced, starting a craze of slamming down blueberries, while…

The Botany of Memory

HarvestIf our present is in progress and the future is unwritten, then isn’t our memory what we have…

Black-Eyed Peas with Kale & Fennel

HarvestAs one grows older, the concept of memory becomes ever more elusive. As my younger self, I…

Fresh From The Pharm Gate

Botanica, HarvestIt would be understandable if you thought I could eat and house myself with the eloquence of…

When Rotten Goes Right

HarvestBacteria have been unfairly judged. From an early age, we are taught to fear it, avoid it,…

Worlds End Farm

HarvestWhen I think of shelter, in my head I see four walls and a roof. My heart,…

Food as Shelter: A Recipe

HarvestIn our homes there exists an inextricable web of food experiences, memories and stories that provide us…

Trackside Farming in Mumbai

HarvestIn early 2013 Dutch photographer Henk Wildschut visited Mumbai, the largest city in India and one of…

The Last Supper

HarvestFor me, one of the saddest things about death is no longer being able to eat, to…