Wild Edibles: Queen Anne’s Lace or Wild Carrot

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This weed is a great addition to your inventory of wild edibles. Wild carrot — also known as Queen Anne’s lace (Daucus carota), bird’s nest, and bishop’s lace — is a great little root that can be found in fields.  This article and video offer some great advice on finding it.

Wild Edibles: Queen Anne's Lace or Wild Carrot - You should be careful of wild carrot because there is a look a like called poison hemlock and it is dangerous. This stuff will ruin your day and even worse depending on how much you eat. The tops look very similar to wild carrot and the root is a white carrot shaped vegetable. Keep an eye out for wild carrot but be cautious of poison hemlock.

When you are learning about wild edibles you have to have access to color photos and videos. Those drawings just don’t cut it. That’s what makes this article so important.

wild carrot in a fieldYou should be careful of wild carrot because there is a look-alike called poison hemlock and it is dangerous. This stuff will ruin your day and even worse depending on how much you eat.

The tops look very similar to wild carrots and the root is a white carrot-shaped vegetable. Keep an eye out for wild carrot but be cautious of poison hemlock.

Wild Edibles: Queen Anne's Lace or Wild Carrot - You should be careful of wild carrot because there is a look a like called poison hemlock and it is dangerous. This stuff will ruin your day and even worse depending on how much you eat. The tops look very similar to wild carrot and the root is a white carrot shaped vegetable. Keep an eye out for wild carrot but be cautious of poison hemlock.


Bonus: How to Make Pemmican, the Original Survival Food

Invented by the natives of North America pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers.

Native Americans spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time without refrigeration.

Pemmican is a portable, long-lasting, high-energy food. It's made of lean, dried meat that's crushed into powder and mixed with hot, rendered fat. This makes it one of the ultimate foods to have stockpiled for when SHTF or disaster strikes.

Learn How to Make Pemmican

How To Make Pemmican: The Original Survival Food - If you're living through a disaster where you're on your feet a lot and don't have time to cook, one of the best foods you can eat is pemmican. It's packed full of fat and protein and can give you lots of steady energy throughout the day.

People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how folks 150 years ago did it.

These guys were the last generation to practice basic things, for a living, that we call "survival skills" now.

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