Dedicated to promoting the knowledge, use and delight of herbs through educational programs, research, and sharing the experience of its members with the community.
The herbal product industry's national trade association.
From Purdue University. The objectives of this paper are to provide an overview to the plants which are processed in the U.S. for essential oils and to identify fresh culinary herbs that are or can be grown in the continental U.S. The potential opportunities and constraints for production of these new crops in American agriculture will be highlighted.
"Improving world health and well-being through herbs"
The Herb Growing & Marketing Network is the largest trade association for the herb industry with approximately 2000 members since 1990.
This free downloadable publication by the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service looks at marketing channels for and assesses the economics of small-scale organic production of fresh-cut herbs. Certified organic production differs from conventional methods chiefly in fertility management and pest control. Propagation methods differ for annuals and perennials.
The IHA is a professional trade association providing educational, service and development opportunities for those involved in herbal endeavors since 1985. Herbal entrepreneurs are encouraged through newsletters, publications and conferences, and offers guidance as an association of peers supporting herbal businesses, as well as the latest information on growing, marketing and using herbs.
A Growing Resource For Gardeners. One of the most consistently top-rated garden sites on the web. From here you can get just about anywhere. Heavy emphasis on herbs and their benefits and uses.
Links to North Carolina State University's extensive network of herb resources.
From the West Virginia University Extension Service, an excellent page with topics including the history of herbs, definitions, herbs for beginners, outdoor herbs, indoor herbs, harvesting, usage, and much more.
Other Gardening Website Links
The original FREE paperless hydroponics publication for hydroponics, garden tips, equipment reviews, videos, photos and cultural events.
Comprehensive information about Milky Spore disease and how it naturally works to eliminate Japanese Beetle grubs in lawns and gardens for up to 20 years.
A website devoted to the many different plant propagation techniques and information on how to turn a rewarding hobby into a profitable backyard nursery.