The great state of North Carolina has implemented a lottery system on ginseng harvesting permits. Basically meaning to be able to dig wild ginseng you must have a permit, to get a permit you must be chosen randomly by a computer drawing . Continue reading “The North Carolina Ginseng Lottery.”
I always buy stratified seeds that have been disinfected, as an extra precaution I soak them in hydrogen peroxide myself. To do this, I put 2 tablespoons peroxide in 1 gallon of water, stir it around a bit then add the seeds. Let them soak for about 5 minutes, take out and air dry.