Ginseng farms in northern China
Today’s Image of the Day comes courtesy of the NASA Earth Observatory and features a look at ginseng farms in northern China.
Wild ginseng grows in damp forests in Asia and North America, and is also known to have a variety of healing properties. As a result, a multi-billion dollar ginseng industry has developed in northern China.
This image was captured by the Operational Land Imager (OLI) on board the Landsat 8 satellite.
Image Credit: NASA Earth Observatory