MSU Beal Garden talk and tour: Historical Food Plants of American Indian Cultures and Nations

EVENT DATE: 
Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thursday, July 14 at 12:10 PM - 12:50 PM
Meet at the Beal Garden Shed
 
Join Beal Botanical Garden assistant curator Peter Carrington in a tour of the W. J. Beal Botanical Garden to look at the foods and crop plant species that the American Indians, both in the Midwest and elsewhere, used and cultured for their people. We will examine their nutritional contributions and examine poisonous look-a-likes. We will meet at the pond by the shed at the southeast corner of the Botanical Garden. Time: 12:10-12:50 If there is a weather disaster, we will meet in the Library, 1st floor.