2017 Ginseng Season Is Open

Diggers Have Until March 31st To Sell West Virginia’s 2017 ginseng season opens today, September 1st, and continues through Thursday, November 30th, according to this West Virginia Division of Commerce news release. The perennial herb grows slowly with seeds that take two years to germinate. By law, only ginseng plants with three or more prongs are old enough to harvest.  Ginseng diggers must replant the seeds from the parent plant in the spot where they…

"2017 Ginseng Season Is Open"