Mushrooms might not be the first to come to mind as a lucrative crop when considering smaller farms, but they can be very profitable.
These have some similarities in common with mushrooms. However, they’re also some of the most profitable cultivars if you want impressive profits per square foot of growing space.
Two different varietals of this plant have been grown for many years. Ginseng is slow-growing and renowned for several medicinal uses. Both American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) and Panax ginseng (Korean wet ginseng) have been used in traditional medicine for centuries.