American Botanicals is a specialty agricultural products company based in Eolia, Missouri. The company was established in 1994 by industry expert Allen Lockard, co-author of A Digger’s Guide to Medicinal Plants.
American Botanicals buys hundreds of varieties of roots, herbs, and barks from North American farmers. The company then processes them into whole, cut, or powdered value-added botanical products. Finished goods have a wide range of applications, including health foods and beverages, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, natural medicine, and flavors and spices. The American Botanicals process includes milling and sterilization.
American Botanicals operates a retail store where books, gardening tools, and consumer botanical products are sold. Products include soap, scents, candles, salves, ginseng tea, natural insect repellant, herbal vitamins, and more.