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Join the North Carolina Ginseng Association this Saturday at Warren Wilson College
(I hear the infamous gin-seng snap cookies may make an appearance!)Our Ginseng Tasting & Auction are getting close! We hope you will join us to sample different ginseng treats and have the opportunity to purchase the best of North Carolina's Wild American Ginseng Roots and Value-added ginseng products. Red Moon Herbs will be there as well! Tickets may be purchased at the door or via PayPal at northcarolinaginseng@gmail.com.
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Join the North Carolina Ginseng Association this Saturday at Warren Wilson College
(I hear the infamous gin-seng snap cookies may make an appearance!)
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Training and Support

Hands-on workshops on all aspects of operations: choosing and preparing a site, management planning, organic production and certification, forest grown verification, best handling and processing practices, value added production techniques, forest farming business planning and record keeping. Unique opportunities to see value-added facilities and productive forest farms.


Valuable Resources

This Coalition clearinghouse website houses a wide array of online and video resources for forest farmers on diverse topics from industry basics to cultivation to value added production and beyond. The coalition will also help link members to free and reduced rate seed distribution programs and house an equipment share forum to assist growers in accessing tools for harvest and processing. Bi-annual Appalachian Forest Farmer Chronicle.


Connecting Growers

Forest farmer and industry stakeholder meetings will offer opportunities for growers to connect with buyers, organic certifiers, representatives from verification and other labeling programs.


Technical Assistance

Forest farmer to forest farmer mentorship program. Access to university extension and other agency personnel for FAQs and assistance with site and habitat management planning.


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