The Transylvania Times -

Ginseng Harvest Permits To Be Determined Again By Lottery


May 31, 2018

The Nantahala and Pisgah national forests announced Wednesday that this year’s ginseng harvest permits will be determined again by lottery, with an application period from June 4 to July 20.

A permit is required to collect wild ginseng in the two national forests during the designated harvest season.

Those seeking a permit must call or visit a ranger district office and submit their name and address for the lottery between June 4 and July 20.

Requests by email will not be accepted. Written notification will be mailed to successful applicants selected by lottery before Aug. 17. Distri...

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