Deep Forest Wild Edible. Hudson Valley foraged and forest farmed wild edible plants and fungi. Interperative walks, picnics and wholesale.



What is Deep Forest Wild Edible?

Deep Forest Wild Edible is a company started by Chef/Forager James O'Neill to provide chefs with the most beautiful ingredients sourced responsibly and sustainably right here in the forests, fields and streams of New York's Hudson Valley.

       Expert forager James O'Neill has studied the fungi and plant kingdoms for over two decades, while working in kitchens here in the Hudson Valley, NYC and abroad.

       Sustainability is paramount for Deep Forest Wild Edible. We work with Chefs and individuals to help them better understand our natural environments and the balance we help maintain when we work with nature and what she provides us with in a respectful and sustainable manner.



Interperative walks-Foraging Picnics-          Forage Focused Dinners-Wholesale

Let Deep Forest Wild Edible take you on an interpretative walk through historical, agricultural and scenic destinations in New York's Hudson River Valley. Let us show you the many wild edible plants and fungi that dominate the landscapes of our forests, river banks and even back yard environments!! We will cover a number of easily identifiable species, and their common look-a-likes. We will also cover our historic relationships with these plants as well as their culinary applications. 
Also...Join us for a Forager's Picnic!! An interpretative walk followed by an elegant picnic featuring forage focused prepared foods, locally produced artisinal breads cheeses, wines ciders and beers!! 
Coming soon!!! Forage focused Deep Forest Wild Dinner!!


"We live in a vastly complex society which has been able to provide us with a multitude of material things, and this is good, but people are beginning to suspect we have paid a high spiritual price for our plenty"

-Euell Gibbons

Happy Mother's Day all you amazing mom's out there!! Hope you all enjoyed your day!!_#happymothersda


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