Goldenseal Summit 2020 (Part 1)

A Roundtable Discussion on the Future of Goldenseal

The North Carolina Ginseng Association, United Plant Savers, and Living Web Farms hosted an online event to capture the opinions and recommendations of a broad cross-section of experts and producers of Goldenseal. This virtual event took place on April 22, 2020.

Speaker List (Part 1)
Lisa Soledad Almaraz, Media Director for Living Web Farms Asheville, NC

Robert A. Eidus President NC Ginseng & Goldenseal Co. Marshall, NC
@Eagle Feather Organic Farm

Gary Kauffman Botanist & Plant Ecologist Asheville, NC
National Forest in NC

Lesley Starke Program Manager, Raleigh, NC
NC Plant Conservation Program
NC Department of Agriculture & Cultural Services

John Ager NC State Representative, Buncombe Co. Fairview, NC
Owner of Hickory Nut Gap farm

Dr. Jeanine Davis Associate Professor & Extension Specialist Fletcher, NC
NC Horticultural Research Station

Shawn Swartz Forester, Forest Manager Swannanoa, NC
Warren Wilson College