Bag of Rosehips
This section provides additional resources for individuals interested in getting involved in wild-harvesting or learning more about the wild-harvesting industry. It includes links to government sites and how-to sites for learning more about obtaining maps and permits as well as organizations and companies involved in harvesting and selling wild products.
These resources will give you a starting point. You can also explore wild-harvesting on your own via the Internet, the library and with the help of local nonprofit and government organizations.
Government Resources
Bureau of Land Management (Eugene District)
Mt. Hood National Forest-Information, Maps, Permits
Pacific Northwest Research Station-Publications
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Herbs and Herbal Medicines
American Botanical Council
American Herbal Products Foundation
Convention on Biological Diversity
Herb Pharm
Herb Research Foundation
Mountain Rose Herbs
Northwest Botanicals, Inc.
Planet Herbs
Tai Sophia Institute
United Plant Savers
International Herb Growers & Marketers Association:
Box 281, Silver Springs PA 17575
Northwest Mycological Consultants
Snohomish County Mycological Society
Pacific Mushrooms Inc.:
541/688-5645 (Eugene)
Non-Timber Forest Products
Institute for Culture and Ecology

Wild-Harvesting How-To
Bootstrap Guides
Whole Foods Magazine
"Wild-harvesting for Beginners" by Howie Brounstein
Worker Advocacy
Alliance for Sustainable Jobs and the Environment
Global Exchange
Northwest Natural Resource Group
Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries
Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Division (Se habla Espaņol)
Pacific West Community Forestry Center
Sustainable Oregon
Wallowa Resources
Alliance of Forest Workers and Harvesters