Wild Food ForagingHow to Identify Locate and Harvest Ginseng Root

How to Identify Locate and Harvest Ginseng Root

Learn how to identify locate and harvest ginseng root. If you have a property when ginseng grows this could be a great source of income for you as ginseng sells for a very good price.

Ginseng root is a very popular ingredient for a number of all-natural remedies, healthy drinks and foods. When it comes to making homemade remedies the fresher the ingredients the better the results will be.

How to Identify Locate and Harvest Ginseng Root

This video was designed to introduce the viewer to successful methods for identifying and locating the best places to find wild ginseng root. The video showing how to identify locate and harvest ginseng root is from, Sigma 3 Survival School.

The presenter and creator of the video were looking to help as many people as possible to get the healthy benefits that come from fresh ginseng root. All of the information contained in the video is presented in a way that makes it really easy to watch and follow.

He shows how to decide which plants are mature enough to harvest and how to help the seeds sow in the soil to keep new plants coming. I know a lot of people earn a decent living off ginseng.

I have heard that you can cultivate it as well but I have only know folks that went hunting for wild ginseng so I am not familiar with how well or not the cultivated ginseng does.

Benefits of watching the video Foraging 101: How to Identify Locate and Harvest Ginseng Root

Discover some very valuable information about foraging for and harvesting of fresh ginseng root.
The article was designed to help make it easy for everyone to be able to find the best places to hunt for the wild root.

Along with being able to find the best hiding spots and also describes to best way to harvest the root.
Learn how to judge the maturity of the plant so as to decide whether or not to harvest that plant.


Check out this video to see a really nice ginseng find.

Paige Raymond
Paige Raymond
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.

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