Expand Your Knowledge of Edible Plants with Kellogg Bird Sanctuary Online Workshop

Have you ever wondered which wild plants are safe to eat? Join Dr. Danielle Zoellner of Idle Awhile Farm and Forage Saturday, June 6, for a workshop on wild edible plants.

The online event will run from 9 to 10 a.m. Dr. Zoellner will lead participants on a virtual walk to learn more about some edible plants commonly found in backyards. The cost of the workshop is $10 for W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary members, or $15 for non-members. Register by Friday, June 5.

Questions? Contact the Kellogg Bird Sanctuary at or (269) 671-2510.

About the Sanctuary
The W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary’s mission is to conserve native habitat for migratory and resident birds and to promote environmental awareness through research, education and outreach. Since 1928, the Sanctuary has served as a practical training school for animal care and land management, and remains an innovator in wildlife conservation efforts. The Sanctuary’s grounds and trails remain open to visitors though buildings—including restrooms—are closed. Visitors must follow proper safety and distancing guidelines.

About Kellogg Biological Station

As Michigan State University’s largest off-campus educational complex, KBS has put its land- grant values into practice for nearly a century, providing the public with examples of science’s crucial role in sustaining natural and managed communities. KBS students and faculty work to understand and solve real-world environmental problems for a better tomorrow. To learn more, visit