GeumHong is a brand of processed ginseng products certified by the Chief of GeumSan County in Korea, known as the home of Korean ginseng. All products are made in industry leading facilities under strict quality control.
Geumsan is the origin of Goryeo panax ginseng with a 1,500 year history. Over 3,000 mountains, clean water from the uppermost stream of the Geumgang River, fertile rich in germanium, and the mountainous topography provides the optimal environment for growing ginseng, thus making it possible to grow ginseng of the highest quality.
A LAND OF THE OLD BAEKJE KINGDON! A VALUE OF A MILLENNIUM BLESSED WITH THE GIFT OF NATURE
Geumsan has optimal land and weather conditions for the culturing of ginseng. Archives show that Korean ginseng was by China from over 1,500 years ago.
Geumsan is blessed with natural advantages including soils and weather, in favor of ginseng. Historical records address that Korean ginseng was valued in China from 1,500 years ago.
This is backed up by books, such as “Famous Doctors’ Accounts authored by Do Hong Gyung in the Yang Dynasty and A New Collection of Farming & Harvest Guides, which reads, “Baekje’s ginseng has a slim shape in white color and firm flesh, while Goryeo’s ginseng has a fragile flesh in a larger size, inferior to the former… Baekje’s ginseng is of a solid, round shape in white Goryeo’s counterpart is light purple colored, weak and Silla’s product is yellowish and slightly flavorsome.
It is evident that ginseng of Baekje’s origin is accredited to have the best quality. It is probably not a coincidence that Geumsan, in which was the territory of the Baekje Kingdom, has been regarded as the most famous area that produces Goryeo ginseng.
Historically, ginseng is titled a medicinal plant of mystery, which dates back to 1,500 years ago in Geumsan. A poor, retired Korean named Scholar Kang prayed desperately and was blessed with the Geumsan ginseng. However, the gods gave him not just a medicinal herb, but enlightenment. As a result, he obtained the root of mystery and cured his sick mother with it. Further, he started to farm the crop, helping a multitude of people suffering from innesses.
His benevolent act came from his warmhearted love and noble spirit. As such, Geumsan ginseng was born from a collaboration of the heavenly revelation, the earthen energy and human perspiration. Hence, the land of Geumsan was called a spring of strong, unyielding life, for both human and animal, fighting against diseases and misfortune.
Relieves fatigue and enhances immunity.
Ginseng is highly effective for brain functions, improving concentration and memory.
Relieves physical or mental stress and fatigue and steps up resistance against diseases.
Improves blood circulation disorders or lipid metabolism, and stimulates epithelial cells within blood vessels that are closely involved with the hardening of arteries
Ginseng is helpful in regulating blood sugar or diabetic conditions, especially when taken together with insulin therapy, dietary regimen or medication.
Inhibits tumor cells from invasion or matastasis, and relieves adverse effects from chemotherapy, and is also useful as an anti-cancer agent.
Regenerates the liver from damage, recovering hepatic functions and improving early recuperation from hepatitis, or preventing the progress into chronic disease.
Improves psychogenic impotence or sexual dysfunction.
Stimulates the proliferation of bone marrow and stem cells and the synthesis of proteins and nucleic acids. improving the recovery from anemia or hematogenic
disorders due to exposure to radioactivity
Effective against aging, dementia, AIDS, or atopic dermatitis.
The product is made in Geumsan, Korea, where Goryeo ginseng originated from. The product is made from ginseng growing in Korea. The product received certificates of quality such as G mark, GAP, GMP and HACCP. Geumhong brand is trademark registered in overseas countries, including U.S.A, China, Japan, Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Geumhong products are approved by certified agencies as safe, reliable foods and is at the frontline among Korean specialties rapidly reaching out into the global market.
GAP certified ginseng is strictly managed in a series of processes from growing. harvesting to managing steps, so as to avoid contamination from chemicals or heavy metals. The entire processes are also made public.
for example, soil or water are subject to tests of 28 items before the crops are grown, and chemical residues are tested several times during the period of cultivation. A harvest of ginseng is sanitarily packed at a GAP facility, bundles of which are individually certification numbered and then forwarded.
GMP specifies the standards of products in the course of manufacturing, QC and processing for the purpose of safety and hygiene. Geumhong ginseng products strictly follow GMP and are prevented from any possible defects or quality deterioration from microorganism or cross-contamination.
The Appraisal Committee screens all of ginseng products made in Geumsan according to the criteria of testing, analysis and facilities and if found to be conformable, they a approved for use by the Chief of Geumsan Country for sale in the market.
Geumsan ginseng has an even level of saponin, and is safe for everyone.
Goryeo ginseng belongs to a family of neutral plants that favor cool, dry weather, and grows well at 0.9 C -13.8 TC in annual average, at 10 C 25 C during summer seasons, with precipitation of 1200mm, under the conditions of relatively low snowfalls, and in sandy loams and clay on and below the surface of ground. Considering all of the aspects above, Geumsan is where ginseng grows well, and produces world class ginseng.
BORN IN GEUMSAN, A LAND OF LIFE A TOP -NOTCH GINSENG PRODUCT, GINSENG CO-BRAND
GeumHong HOLOGRAM is issued by GeumSan Gov’t to protect from counterfeit and to track the product worldwide. All the products must have GeumHong Certified Mark.
There are many of studies on ginseng. among which Professor Hwang Wu-ik of Korea University, and RA Wolsten Croft, et al from the British Rayne Laboratory, show that polyacetylene,
an ingredient found in ginseng, is effective in inhibiting tumor cells, improving immunity, prompting recovery from surgery, and relieving chemotherapy.
Need Help? For issues related to product availability, services found on our website or concerns, contact us via email or by phone.
Our customer service representatives are available to help you five days a week. Monday to Friday.
Please use the form below to send us your message/question.
We try our best to read and reply to every email but on an average we get over a few hundred emails every day. So sometimes we do fail to reply to some of them.