The collection and sale of medicinal plants
The collection and sale of medicinal herbs is a business that requires no financial investment. It can be main occupation and way of earning extra money.
Medicinal plants are willing to buy enterprise, specializing in the manufacture of cosmetics and pharmaceutical preparations, healers, engaged in folk medicine, individuals. Often their announcement of the acquisition of medicinal herbs can be found in the Newspapers or on the Internet.
Medicinal plants you can grow on your own summer cottage or gather in places of their natural habitat. From fragrant herbs and flowers to make teas, make tinctures, fill fragrant pillows, sachets or knit bath brooms.
If you like trips on the nature, walks in the woods, communing with nature, this activity will suit you perfectly. Do not need no expensive equipment, no additional space, no advertising. It is necessary to study special literature describing the properties of medicinal plants and methods of their collection and preparation. Continue reading
Its homeland is Central and South America. During excavations in Peru, its seeds found among the monuments of pre-Inca culture. So, in the mouth of one of the mummies discovered seeds of beans and corn. Beans was introduced during the second voyage of Christopher Columbus. In Europe beans as a food plant appeared in the middle of the XVI century. Since it is known and its medicinal application, as there are instructions in all the herbals of the seventeenth century. In Russia, the bean is cultivated as a food plant, as well as Ukraine, Moldova, the Caucasus and Uzbekistan. In Russia the beans came from Poland in the early eighteenth century.
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