Photo Of The Day: Elevating The Elderberry

Folk healers have long used elderberries to concoct herbal remedies, but the federal government is now investing millions of dollars in studying their potential medicinal benefits.

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(AP) — In an Aug. 22. 2011, photo a large growth of ripe elderberries is harvested at River Hills Harvest near Hartsburg, Mo.

Folk healers have long used elderberries to concoct herbal remedies, but the federal government is now investing millions of dollars in studying their potential medicinal benefits. (AP Photo/Don Shrubshell)

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