Fresh turmeric is hard to find but worth the effort. Try a local Asian or Indian Grocer to find this cousin of Ginger. You can use the fresh root in cooking and medicine or you can dry it to use later (see the How To in our Recipe Section of this month’s issue). You can also grow turmeric from these fresh roots.
If you are having problems finding it locally, you can find it online at:
Herbal Roots has no affiliation with these companies. We have used some of these sources in the past with good results.