We will explore a rich Appalachian hardwood cove where these plants live and see “baby” ginseng. The class will be spent with hands-on training with the newly sprouted plants.
The cultivation of native medicinal plants as a new business opportunity will be mentioned. New marketing strategies and marketing organizations will be highlighted. Current events and programs will be shared.
• View “How to Grow Goldenseal” a 27 minute video produced by Robert Eidus.
• Learn the history of American Ginseng and Goldenseal.
• Tips, secrets, and down-and-dirty herbal wisdom will be shared – from the soil to the harvest.
• Identify companion plants and trees.
Robert Eidus is the founder Eagle Feather Organic Farm and one of the teachers at the Southern Appalachian School for Growing Medicinal Plants. He is the author of a number of growing guides and produced a DVD called Growing Goldenseal. Robert has been teaching for over ten years and his classes include informative and exciting new knowledge.
Ginseng & Goldenseal with Robert Eidus
Saturday, April 15, 2017
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Cost: $80 — Registration required. Limited to 20.
The workshop is presented by the Southern Appalachian School for Growing Medicinal Plants, and will be held at Eagle Feather Organic Farm Marshall, NC.
NO DOGS ALLOWED. CARPOOLING IS ENCOURAGED.
Work/trade available and sliding scale for students/elderly
Call Robert at (828) 649-3536 for registration or questions.