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Sassafras Camp was full of herbal fun for kids!

Sassafras Camp was full of herbal fun for kids!

Sassafras Camp 2018 was a blast— so much learning, creating, healing, laughing, eating, and bonding! Thank you to all who made this week happen— Molly Jo Stanley, your healing presence, vibrant expression and song, skills in the kitchen, and knowledge of nature, herbalism, and yoga were such a perfect match and true blessing for the camp. Meredith Nicole Bury, you are such a positive bright beautiful spirit and hardworking woman— your help was outstanding, and ...
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Call for Articles: 2019 Journal of Medicinal Plant Conservation

Call for Articles: 2019 Journal of Medicinal Plant Conservation

Dear Friends and Members of United Plant Savers, The time has come to collect new articles for our annual Journal of Medicinal Plant Conservation, to be published in Spring 2019. We invite all of our members and supporters to tell their stories and share their knowledge and experiences in this upcoming issue. If you have participated in research or have stories or news of interest about “At-Risk” or native medicinal plants, please share with our ...
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medicinal plant conservation certificate program

Medicinal Plant Conservation Certificate Program Spring & Fall 2018

Medicinal Plant Conservation Certificate ProgramSpring & Fall 2018 Rutland, Ohio Spring 2018: Monday, April 30 – Friday, June 8. Fall 2018: Tuesday, Sept. 4 – Friday, Oct. 12. (Move-in weekend before each.) Hard Working? Motivated to learn about medicinal plants? Want an opportunity to live and work on United Plant Savers’ 360-acre Goldenseal Botanical Sanctuary in Ohio? Interns will work and take classes for approximately 40 hours per week with the remainder their time left ...
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A Sneak Peek of the Symposium Proceedings

We are excited to share with you a DRAFT version of the Future of Ginseng and Forest Botanicals Symposium proceedings ...
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UpS intern Bailey Grenert

Welcome aboard, Bailey!

We are thrilled to welcome Bailey Grenert who will serve as United Plant Savers’ first Americorps member through Rural Action’s Ohio Stream Restore Corps program. As a former intern with UpS she fell in love with the Sanctuary, the community it’s nestled in, and the mission to preserve and promote the diversity of native medicinal plants in the region. This passion for plants led her to purchase 10 acres of land neighboring the UpS Botanical ...
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