Extension Service, Education & Herbalists

Fourth video on the Future of Goldenseal, a Roundtable Discussion

The North Carolina Ginseng Association, United Plant Savers, and Living Web Farms hosted an online event to capture the opinions and recommendations of a broad cross-section of experts and producers of Goldenseal. This virtual event took place on April 22, 2020.


Lisa Soledad Almaraz, Media Director for Living Web Farms Asheville, NC

Robert A. Eidus President NC Ginseng & Goldenseal Co. Marshall, NC
@ Eagle Feather Organic Farm

Kate Farley PhD Candidate St. Louis, MO
Social Cultural Anthropology
Washington University

Dr. Jeanine Davis Associate Professor & Extension Specialist Fletcher, NC
NC Horticultural Research Station

Shawn Swartz Forester, Forest Manager Swannanoa, NC
Warren Wilson College

Joe Hollis Owner Celo, NC
Mountain Gardens

Ross Young NC Extension Director Marshall, NC
Madison County

Margaret Bloomquist Botanist Fletcher, NC
NC Beginning Forest Farming


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