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CCE to Offer Class on Growing American Ginseng in WNY

TITLE: Growing American Ginseng in WNY

Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

 

Join Ginseng Expert Bob Beyfuss for a classroom presentation followed by woods walk. This program is designed to teach participant how to get started growing American ginseng on forested land in Western New York. This class will begin by teaching you how to assess a forested site for suitability for growing wild simulated ginseng.

The cost for the class is $25/person and you must pre-register as space is limited. Participants will receive a copy of The Practical Guide to Growing Ginseng by Bob Beyfuss.  Check payable to CCE Allegany County should be mailed to: 5435A County Rd 48 Belmont, NY 14813. Please contact Lynn Bliven 585-268-7644 ext. 18 or email lao3@cornell.edu if you have additional questions.