Each Dec. 7, communities across the country commemorate the attack on Pearl Harbor. This year, the ceremony at West Virginia University will integrate a new piece of history.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
With ramp season nearly here, many West Virginians are preparing to harvest the wild, onion-like crops.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Folks digging for ramps in some areas of southern West Virginia will have to find new locations to harvest the wild leek.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
People look forward all year long to the spring ramp collecting season. These days, chefs all over the country use ramps — and experts worry the plants could get over-harvested. For many years, ramps were a hidden gem. What do local communities think? Folkways reporter Laura Harbert Allen brings us this story on this popular — and pungent — food.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Ramp dinners are back this spring after the pandemic shut down most of them last year. Communities across Appalachia are planning to host the annual celebrations which usually serve as important fundraisers for public libraries, or non-profit organizations.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Ramps are an Appalachian delicacy, but their recent popularity has raised concerns about over-harvesting. Learn how to sustainably harvest ramps from…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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