Ginseng Management Program - Ginseng Dealer's License Details

Ginseng Management Program - Ginseng Dealer's License

General Info - Statewide License


Anyone who buys ginseng for resale must register annually with the Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) as a ginseng dealer.


  • Valid until March 31

    Revised 06/28/2019

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    Approval time

  • $20.00

    Application cost

Obtaining the License

Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents

  1. Ginseng Dealer Registration and Records Regulations


Apply for the License

Ready to apply?

Agency/Contact

License Issuer - Information

Who issues the license?

Department of Agriculture

Contact Information

Plant Protection and Weed Management

Email: ppwm.mda@maryland.gov

Tel: (410) 841-5920

Work hours:



Purpose

Why the License is required?


Harvested ginseng is certified so licensed dealers can sell this plant in international markets.


Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Department of Agriculture the legal authority to issue this approval?

 Title 15 Agriculture - 15.06.03.06 and 15.06.03.08