American Botanical Council (ABC)


  • ABC Award Recipients Announced
    The American Botanical Council (ABC) announced that two authors will be joint recipients of this year's James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature award. Co-authors, herbalists, clinicians, and researchers Simon Mills and Kerry Bone will receive ABC’s 2013 award for ...More
    February 25, 2014 Posted in News
  • ABC Names Farnsworth Recipient
    The American Botanical Council awarded Gordon Cragg, Ph.D., the Norman R. Farnsworth Excellence in Botanical Research Award. ...More
    February 20, 2014 Posted in News
  • New Members Appointed to ABC Advisory Board
    The American Botanical Council appointed 10 new members to the advisory board to advice on research, articles, ABC policies and more. ...More
    February 5, 2014 Posted in News
  • MacKay Promoted to Senior VP of CRN
    Douglas "Duffy" MacKay, N.D., has been promoted to senior vice president of the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN). ...More
    February 5, 2014 Posted in Blog
  • American Botanical Council Publishes New Analysis of 500-Year-Old Manuscript
    In the new issue of the American Botanical Council's HerbalGram, authors Arthur O. Tucker, PhD and Rexford H. Talbert propose New World origins of the mysterious Voynich Manuscript. ...More
    January 21, 2014 Posted in News
  • American Botanical Council to Receive Award for Education
    The American Botanical Council will receive its third award in 10 years from the Nutrition Business Journal. ...More
    January 17, 2014 Posted in News
  • ABC, Medicus, 4Life Receive NBJ Awards
    The United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA) congratulated member companies and partner organization on receiving Nutrition Business Journal (NBJ) Awards. ...More
    January 16, 2014 Posted in News
  • GA Endorses Botanical Adulterants Program
    The Society for Medicinal Plant and Natural Product Research endorsed the ABC-AHP-NCNPR Botanical Adulterants Program in its effort to educate and advise industry, health professionals and researchers about the challenges of adulterated herb and botanical products. ...More
    January 14, 2014 Posted in News
  • Industry Congratulates ABC on 25th Anniversary
    The United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA) congratulated the American Botanical Council (ABC) on its 25th anniversary and 100th publication of its journal HerbalGram. ...More
    December 6, 2013 Posted in News
  • Video: The Best Way to ID Botanicals
    In this exclusive video interview, Mark Blumenthal, executive director and founder, American Botanical Council (ABC), discusses flaws of a recent botanical identity study, and gives his take on the best way to identify botanicals. ...More
    November 25, 2013 Posted in Videos