Faced with the situation that poor farmers in Tu Mo Rong District do not have money to buy seedlings for reinvestment after their Ngoc Linh ginseng plants died, the Ngoc Linh Ginseng Joint Stock Company has decided to provide 10,000 ginseng seedlings for farmers to cultivate again.
Ngoc Linh Ginseng Fair will be held at Tu Mo Rong District’s square in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on April 24-26, announced the People’s Committee of Tu Mo Rong District at a press conference on April 15.
The great commercial value of Panax vietnamensis (Ngoc Linh ginseng), one of the world’s 5 most valuable ginseng species, is enticing unprincipled trading practices everywhere. The increasing number of fake ginseng being sold online still cannot be prevented despite various attempts by governmental officials.
Ngoc Linh ginseng from the Central Highlands should leave a new historical hallmark in Vietnam’s pharmaceuticals industry and also become a permanent way for locals to earn their living, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said on January 20.
The Ministry of Science and Technology cooperated with the People’s Committee of Kon Tum province to hold the grand opening ceremony for the National Research and Development Center for Ngoc Linh Ginseng yesterday in Dak To district.
Growing of Ngoc Linh ginseng is unprompted and government has not taken heed of science and technology application, said the participants of a seminar on June 12 held by People's Committee in the central province of Quang Nam and Nhan Dan Newspaper.