Ethnobotany Webinar Series

The Ethnobotany Webinars from ABC and the Sustainable Herbs Program will explore themes of plants, people, and commerce through the lens of ethnobotany.

Below are upcoming webinars as well as recordings of all previous webinars. If you prefer to listen by audio, we also have created a podcast and will be uploading all of these recordings there as well.


We are thrilled to be hosting another series of webinars on ethnobotany.

Partnerships in Sourcing Australian Sandalwood: A Conversation with Clinton Farmer, current Chairman of Kutkabbuba Aboriginal Corporation and Keith Drage, Managing Director of WA Sandalwood Plantations

“Dutjahn is more than a sacred plant to the Martu and Wongi Nations, it is part of our soul and a key link to our spiritual identity.”

— Darren Farmer, Chairman of Dutjahn Custodians, Owner – Dutjahn Sandalwood Oils

Jan. 6, 7 am, ET; 8 pm Perth, Australia.
Register here.

NOTE time. The webinar will be live at this time to accommodate the time difference between the US and Australia. We will share the recording with registered participants.

Cross-Cultural Understandings of Traditional Herbal Knowledge: A Conversation with Ruyu Yao

Jan. 20, 9 am ET
Registration coming soon.


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