American Ginseng


Growing American Ginseng

  • Saturday, October 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Join Ginseng expert Bob Beyfuss for a classroom presentation followed by woods walk. This program is designed to teach participants how to get started growing American ginseng on forested land in central NY. This class will begin by teaching participants how to assess a forested site for suitability for growing wild simulated ginseng. Information on harvest and marketing will also be discussed. Ginseng seed will be available for sale.

The cost for the class is $25/person and you must pre-register as space is limited. Participants will receive a copy of "The Practical Guide to Growing Ginseng" by Bob Beyfuss.


$25/person includes "The Practical Guide to Growing Ginseng" by Bob Beyfuss

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Monika Roth
Agriculture Specialist (Part-Time)
(607) 272-2292 ext. 126


4-H Acres
418 Lower Creek Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Last updated September 18, 2019