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2017 Ginseng Marketplace

November 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturday, November 11, 2017
12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Madison County Agricultural Extension
258 Carolina Lane Marshall, NC
Social Event following – 6:00-8:00
The Sweet Monkey Café and Bakery
133 S. Main St. Marshall, NC

The NCGA is presenting a forum on growing organic American ginseng, with a focus on producing for the domestic and local alternative medicine market. Please join us November 11th for this one day gathering of ginseng knowledge, experience, and current events. Our panel of speakers includes Dr. Susan Leopold of United Plant Savers, NC House Representative John Ager, Robert Eidus of North Carolina Ginseng and Goldenseal, Phyllis Light of The Appalachian Center for Natural Health Studies, and Gary Kauffman of the U.S. Forest Service. Topics discussed will include the future of ginseng, forest botanical reports, current legislature, ginseng seed, value added products, and the new forest service plan for Madison County.
To Purchase Tickets: $30
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Contact Robert Eidus with questions at 828-649-3536


November 11, 2017
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Madison County Cooperative Extension
258 Carolina Lane
Marshall, NC 28753 United States