Learn to Grow Ginseng

  • Thursday, September 19, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

This workshop is designed to teach individuals how to get started growing American ginseng on forested land. It will cover basic ginseng botany, the economics of ginseng production, site selection criteria, harvesting, and marketing. It will not discuss the medicinal effects of ginseng or ginseng products. It is aimed at landowners who are looking for alternative forest income opportunities as well as individuals who are interested in growing small quantities of ginseng for personal use.

Cost: $15
Registration deadline: September 18
Register for Learn to Grow Ginseng online or call 518-622-9820 x100


Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties
6055 Route 23
Acra, NY 12405

Last updated August 28, 2019