Call for Articles & Member Contributions to the 2022 Journal of Medicinal Plant Conservation

accepting submissions

2022 Theme: TBD We will continue to highlight the work of our members in the Journal of Medicinal Plant Conservation. We would like to highlight recent books and accomplishments by members. We would like to include creative ways members are sharing plant knowledge via classes, podcasts, zines, poems, art & photography. We do not sell …

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A Visit with IHS Sponsor Herbalist & Alchemist

Herbalist & Alchemist's herbal extracts

This is the second in our series of posts featuring International Herb Symposium sponsors. Thank you to Beth Lambert, CEO of Herbalist & Alchemist, for talking with us about their work! UpS: Starting with the basics, what does Herbalist & Alchemist make? What is your mission? H&A: Herbalist & Alchemist has been making quality herbal …

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A Visit with IHS Sponsor From Nature With Love

Over the next year, we’ll be featuring many of our International Herb Symposium sponsors. These folks are part of the community that makes the IHS possible, and we’re excited to start off the series with From Nature With Love. Thank you to Marketing Manager Wendy Robbins for telling us a little about this company!   …

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Medicinal Plant Conservation Award 2021

penelope beaudrow

This year’s award goes to Penelope Beaudrow of the The Ginkgo Tree and Kina Gegoo Botanical Sanctuary in Cannington, Ontario. Penelope debuted a wonderful film, ‘For the Love of Medicinal and Native Plants” featuring her journey in created a botanical sanctuary. Furthermore, she helped launch a Sanctuary Dreamers a meetup group for AHG along with …

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International Herb Symposium Sponsorship Opportunities

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Hello Plant Savers! We want to share some info about this year’s International Herbal Symposium with our business members and invite you to participate in this dynamic event that has been bringing together plant lovers and herbalists from around the world since 1991.  This year’s virtual conference introduces a new online learning platform that will …

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UpS Presents at Michigan Native Plant Conference

4th Annual Michigan Native Plant Conference

Executive Director, Susan Leopold, was very grateful to be invited to present on behalf of United Plant Savers for the 34th Annual Michigan Native Plant Conference held by the Wildflower Association of Michigan. The topic for Susan’s presentation was: The Underground World of Native Medicinal Plants in Trade in North America  A 6-billion-dollar herbal supplement industry in the US is …

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Announcing the 15th International Herb Symposium

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Registration is officially open for the 15th International Herb Symposium. We are currently offering a 50% Early Bird Discount from now through April 30th with coupon code: IHS4FORESTS Please note that due to safety and well-being concerns for participants, the IHS will be hosted online this year, June 10-13, 2021. But no worries… These challenging …

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