Cordyceps Superfood: Wild or Cultivated? You Decide.

You probably could get a good deal from this guy at Yak square in Gyegu Town, the biggest Cordyceps sinensis market in Yushu. Or you could poach along with other Tibetans from May to July in Bhutan's Jigme Dorji National Park. However the eager over-harvesting is having its impact on the...

Durian Health Benefits: From Up In The Durian Tree

 Durian Health Benefits Hanging out at the top of his 15 year old Hawaiian Durian tree, Sky Kubby discussed the healthy living tips of eating Durian. Large Durians hang all around. Dedicated to Durian Lovers everywhere. This video was inspired by our first full fruit set! I had so much...

urban foraging

Urban Foraging For Edible Plants

 What is Urban Foraging? Urban foraging for edible plants is becoming more and more widespread in urban epicenters around the country. This practice is exactly what it sounds like-- foraging for wild edibles in the urban landscape. As it turns out, there is a ton of edible plants that...

Ecuador Cacao Quest

Cacao is everywhere here!  We arrive in Quito, Ecuador at midnight to find Chocolate waiting for us in our room.  Much of the Ecuadorian chocolate, European and, of course, Medicinal-Foods Superfood Chocolate is made from "Cacao Arriba", known for its fine flavor  and aroma, or "fino de aroma". ...