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Earth Day Walkabout and Campout Fundraiser

Join us this Earth Day to become a permanent part of the UpS Botanical Sanctuary

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Earth Day Walkabout and Campout Fundraiser

Proceeds to benefit the UpS Medicinal Plant Conservation Center
Dedicated to Jim and Peggy Duke

April 21 - 23, 2017

United Plant Savers is proud to announce our capital campaign for our long awaited Educational & Research Center. With your donation and participation in these two days of hikes, lectures, music and plant love vibe, you will be an integral part of this incredibly important center for plant conservation and medicinal plant preservation.

REGISTRATION OPEN: The Future of Ginseng and Forest Botanicals

REGISTRATION OPEN: The Future of Ginseng and Forest Botanicals

This 3-day symposium will provide a forum to bring together a diverse array of stakeholders involved in the management and regulation of forest botanicals in Appalachia, including federal and state agencies, tribal representatives, academics, landowners, collectors, and the herbal products

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PRESS RELEASE: UpS Awarded Grant

United Plant Savers announces grant awarded for the market analysis and development of Forest Grown ginseng and Appalachian botanicals to address conservation concerns for sustainable sourcing in the supply chain of wild harvested herbs.

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United Plant Savers at the IUCN World Conservation Congress

United Plant Savers at the IUCN World Conservation Congress
Caption: Danna Leaman (co-chair, IUCN Medicinal Plant Specialist Group); Susan Leopold; Alison Ormsby; Anastasiya Timoshyna (TRAFFIC)
Susan Leopold and Alison Ormsby from United Plant Savers/Sacred Seeds attended the 2016 International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Conservation Congress in September in Honolulu, Hawaii. The World Conservation Congress is only held every four years. This year’s gathering brought 9,000 people from around the world together to discuss conservation successes and challenges, and set goals for the future. The IUCN is a well-known global conservation organization, based in Switzerland, that sets international conservation policy and produces the Red List publication that assesses that status of species.

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Upcoming Events

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And just a short drive away
while you're in the region...

Humoural Temperaments
for Mongrel Herbalists -
with Jim McDonald

August 13 & 14
at Echo Valley Farm, Onatario, WI

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A Day in the Woods: Wild Culinary & Propagation Adventures!

Fri, April 14, 2017
Rutland, Ohio

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June 9th – 11, 2017
Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts
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The 30th Anniversary Celebration Of The New England Women’s Herbal Conference

August 25 ~ 27, 2017
Camp Wicosuta located in Hebron, NH

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Medicinal Plant Conservation Certificate Program

Applications are now being accepted for 2017!

Spring 2017:
Mon. May 1 - Fri. June 9th
Fall 2017:
Tue. Sept. 5 - Fri. Oct. 13

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UpS featured on Al Jazeera - Inside Story - How should plants be protected in a changing world?


Gift Memberships Available!

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Tel. (740) 742-3455
Email: office@UnitedPlantSavers.org

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