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Latin Custom Dictionary from AHPA's Herbs of Commerce, 2nd ed.  
An easy-to-install custom dictionary (.dic file) that, once placed on your computer, will help to ensure that your labels, scientific papers, and other technical documents contain the correct spelling of Latin family, genus and species names. Based on AHPA's Herbs of Commerce, 2nd ed. File will be sent via email with installation instructions.


2006–2010 Tonnage Survey of Select North American Wild-Harvested Plants

This fifth AHPA harvest survey report includes quantifications of harvests from 2006 to 2010 for 26 botanical commodities derived from 22 plant species, including a number of high-volume herbal commodities. The report includes data tables on both fresh and dried quantities of materials subject to harvest from wild (uncultivated) populations and cultivated materials and features extensive charts and analysis.

The data represent aggregate quantities of harvest data provided to AHPA by companies that serve as raw material suppliers to the trade.

Information was solicited for a single commodity for each of the following species: aletris (Aletris farinosa) root; arnica (Arnica spp.) any plant part; bethroot (Trillium erectum) root; black cohosh (Actaea racemosa syn. Cimicifuga racemosa) root and rhizome; bloodroot (Sanguinaria canadensis) root; blue cohosh (Caulophyllum thalictroides) root; cascara sagrada (Frangula purshiana syn. Rhamnus purshiana) bark; false unicorn (Chamaelirium luteum) root; lady’s slipper (Cypripedium spp.) root; lomatium (Lomatium dissectum) root; osha (Ligusticum porteri) root; saw palmetto (Serenoa repens) fruit; slippery elm (Ulmus rubra) bark; sundew (Drosera spp.) herb; usnea (Usnea spp.) lichen; Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula) whole plant; Virginia snakeroot (Aristolochia serpentaria) root; and wild yam (Dioscorea villosa) root.

Data for goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis) and three species of Echinacea are provided for both the root and the herb (defined for the purposes of this survey as any and all above-ground parts of the plant).

Tonnage Surveys of Select North American Wild-Harvested Plants, 2006–2010 is delivered as a PDF document.

2004–2005 Tonnage Survey of Select North American Wild-Harvested Plants
An up-to-date survey on United States tonnage of botanicals including an analysis.

2002–2003 Tonnage Survey of Select North American Wild-Harvested Plants
An up-to-date survey on United States tonnage of botanicals including an analysis.

2000–2001 Tonnage Survey
by AHPA's Botanical Raw Materials Committee
A survey on United States tonnage of botanicals including an analysis.


1999 Tonnage Survey
A survey of United States tonnage of botanicals with an analysis prepared by Arthur Andersen Consulting.

Not sure which publication, document, or seminar to order?

Please contact Devon Powell, 301-588-1171 x102 or by email.
 



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