We support others doing important work in the world of herbs.Each of the organizations below focuses on a different facet; whether their emphasis is on plants, herbalists or the herbal trade, we list them here for you as additional resources for discovery as you explore the wonderful world of plants.
United Plant Savers
The mission of United Plant Savers is "to protect native medicinal plants of the United States and Canada and their native habitat while ensuring an abundant renewable supply of medicinal plants for generations to come."
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American Botanical Council
Established in 1988, the American Botanical Council (ABC) is the leading independent, non-profit, international member-based organization providing education using science-based and traditional information to promote the responsible use of herbal medicine.
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American Herbalist Guild
The American Herbalists Guild (AHG) was founded in 1989 as a non-profit, educational organization to represent the goals and voices of herbalists. It is the only peer-review organization in the United States for professional herbalists specializing in the medicinal use of plants. AHG membership consists of professionals, general members (including students) and benefactors.
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American Herbal Pharmacopeia
The Mission of the American Herbal Pharmacopoeia (AHP) is to promote the responsible use of herbal medicines and ensure they are used with the highest degree of safety and efficacy as is achievable. This is primarily accomplished through the development of standards of identity, purity, and analysis for botanicals, as well as to critically review traditional and scientific data regarding their efficacy and safety.
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The American Herbal Products Association
The American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) is the national trade association and voice of the herbal products industry. Founded in 1983, AHPA is the recognized leader in representing the responsible center of the botanical trade, and is comprised of the finest growers, processors, manufacturers and marketers of herbal products.
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