June 29 - July 2
the Farm at Green Heron Pond, Leicester, NC.
Robert will lead two classes:
Exotic Invasive Plants, and Water Systems and Springs.
July 12-14, 2017
The Future of Ginseng & Forest Botanicals
Symposium presenting current research and documenting critical new information about the conservation, cultivation, and commerce of American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) and other Appalachian forest botanicals. Held in Morgantown, West Virginia, at the Waterfront Place Hotel. Visit www.unitedplantsavers.org/the-future-of-ginseng-and-forest-botanicals for details.
Sunday, September 3
A Ginseng Hunt, with Robert Eidus
Eagle Feather Farm in Marshall, NC
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., $80.
Contact: Robert Eidus (828) 649-3536
Saturday, October 7
Downtown Mars Hill, NC
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Free.
Seeds, Roots, and Rhizomes for fall planting.
Intern Season Ends; Farm Closes
Saturday, November 11
Organic Ginseng Marketplace
A forum on growing organic American ginseng, with a focus on producing for the domestic and local alternative medicine market. Held from 9 AM to 5 PM at the Madison County Extension Office, 258 Carolina Lane in Marshall, NC.
Visit www.facebook.com/NCGinsengAssoc for details.