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Looking to find some foragers in Turkey. I have been having a hard time finding anything online, and knowing this is mainly a very limited profession, I'm hoping someone on the board knows someone. Really wanting to find natural herbs, grasses, mushrooms, and wild fruits local only to Turkey. 

Any help would be appreciated. 

Justin

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Doubtful that you'll find anything online I think. Foraging for natural herbs etc goes on all over the place especially around villages in the hills. A few people sell their finds at local markets, talk to them and make friends with some villagers and you'll soon find out what you should be looking for then have a day out walking in the hills.

http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/marvelous-malva.aspx?pageID=238&nID=98884&NewsCatID=473

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Generally people who forage in Turkey will not be internet users or bloggers, so information will be hard to find. In some areas you will see villagers selling wild mushrooms (often morels) by the side of the road to travellers.

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