"I would have been a forager from when I was young I would eat and try everything, Slow food for me now is...Its a religion it sets the rules for my way of living."
I had the great fortune to meet Barbara Buckley last November at a Slow Food mushroom identification event. I knew right away that she was an interesting and captivating woman and that I would just have to profile her for America Village.
A biologist and zoologist, she lost her mother and stepmother before she was 8 years old; Taught in GMIT for years; Lived and loved beside the Serengeti in Tanzania: Bird-watched with the Maharajah of Patiala at his palace in India...
Read More here on the Outdoors page about Barbara's most interesting and colourful life.