Author Topic: ginseng  (Read 828 times)

Offline james

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 9
    • View Profile
ginseng
« on: August 21, 2017, 10:15:13 PM »
is ginseng going to sell for more this year than last, some saying green 8 to 12 oz and dry 400 to 450 to start and go to 500 to 600 do you no the start off price . ty

Offline Brad

  • Administrator
  • Sr. Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 414
    • View Profile
Re: ginseng
« Reply #1 on: August 24, 2017, 11:10:30 AM »
James, were I buying this year, I wouldn't start over $400/lb.    There is no indication from my market sources that suggest the market will be any stronger this year than last.  Remember, a commodity is only worth as much as someone is willing to pay for it at any given time.  If I can't sell ginseng I buy for more than I pay for it and make enough to keep my lights on....its not worth what I paid for it.