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A wild food salad crafted and photographed by Jess Starwood,
featured on the cover of Edible Ojai & Ventura County


A Forager’s Wanderland with Jess Starwood — WildFed Podcast #101
Wild Fed Podcast: Hosted by Daniel Vitalis

Fascinated by Fungi Interview with Gordon Walker + Jess Starwood Instagram LIVE recording. May 10, 2021

MycoHangout with Central Texas Mycological Society Recording on YouTube. March 2021

Kodharma Podcast: Episode 8: Foraging & Herbalism with Jess Starwood
What foraging for foods means for our bodies and the environment, how to get started with herbalism, and why ethically sourcing local foods is important.

Welcome to Mushroom Hour, Episode 8: Let Wild Mushrooms & Plants be Thy Medicine (feat. Jess Starwood)

(Feature) Going Foraging? Learn Which Mushrooms to Pick or to Leave Alone
by Dierdre Mendoza
September 29, 2021

(Mention) Skip Button Mushrooms and Look for These 7 Mushroom Varieties Instead
By Katherine Sacks
September 28, 2021

(Mention) What Are Fungi, and What Do They Have to Do with…Everything?
By Lela Nargi
April 19, 2021
(Feature) Foraging In A Pandemic Means Digging Up A New Business Model
by Evan Jacoby
July 30, 2020


Edible Ojai & Ventura County magazine

New CSA Offers Local Eats
(feature on Jess Starwood, 2020)
Eat the Weeds: Rethinking Invasive Plants as Gourmet Food
(article by J. Starwood, 2020)
Food is Art
(featured chef, 2019)
Foraging Finds in Ventura County
(article by J. Starwood, 2018)

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