​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.

Date: Thursday, September 19th

Time: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Cost: $15.00 per person

Registration deadline: September 18

Register for Learn to Grow Ginseng online or call 518-622-9820 x100

Location: Agroforestry Resource Center, Acra Instructor: Bob Beyfuss, Agroforestry professional and retired Extension Educator




Tracey Testo
Program Coordinator, Natural Resources & the Environment
(518) 622-9820 ext.119


Agroforestry Resource Center (Business Office)
6055 Route 23
Acra, New York 12405

Last updated August 23, 2019