Foraging for Fiddleheads [webinar]

Wed, 04/14/2021
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Fiddlehead picking is a springtime tradition in Maine and New Hampshire. In this class we'll cover how to properly identify, sustainably harvest and safely cook our iconic ostrich fern fiddleheads.

Registration is required and a $5 or $10 donation is optional. Register on the event webpage to attend live or receive a link to the recording. This session is the first in a six-part spring webinar series to be offered every other Wednesday through June for Granite State and Pine State gardeners.

Meet Our Presenter

Dave Fuller is an agriculture and non-timber forest products professional with UMaine Extension. His areas of focus include organic production of garlic and onions and foraged crops like wild leeks and ostrich fern fiddleheads.

If you are a person with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact UMaine Extension at or 207.781.6099 to discuss your needs. Receiving requests for accommodations at least 7 days before the program provides a reasonable amount of time to meet the request, however, all requests will be considered.


$5 or $10 suggested donation for this webinar