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This reality series follows the exploits of Appalachian opportunity-seekers who illegally harvest ginseng in the mountains of the American Southeast. The series aired for two seasons, between 2014 and 2015, on the History cable network.

History
2 Seasons, 16 Episodes
January 9, 2014
Action & Adventure, Reality
5.6/10
Cast: Robert Patrick, Obie Bennett, Tony Coffman, Ron McMillion
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Appalachian Outlaws Full Episode Guide

  • With the onset of winter, there is no more ginseng to be dug in West Virginia. Tony Coffman's final delivery for his New York buyer is coming due and he's in a desperate place. He needs nearly 400 pounds to meet the quota and has to act fast. Greg Shook hunts for the remaining roots but fails to deliver any to Tony. Greg calls it a season and heads back home to his kids in Georgia. Tony makes a deal with Willow Kelly and asks Mike Ross to dig up all her ginseng and bring it in.

  • Obie Bennett is tipped off about the location of the gang's secret storage spot.

  • It's getting late in the ginseng season and only seasoned diggers know where to find the golden root.

  • Tony is in too deep now that the rules have changed and Mr. Lee is demanding weekly ginseng deliveries.

  • Tony Coffman has one more day to produce his midseason total of 1,000 pounds.

  • Tony sends Mike and Mitch to run off out-of-state poachers; they bring some of the stolen ginseng.

  • Tony Coffman feels pressure from Mr. Lee and the Syndicate to be better with his deliveries.

  • Mike Ross wants revenge on the poachers who stole his ginseng.

  • Tony Coffman begins the season with his big Chinatown Syndicate deal.

  • During the final days of ginseng season, diggers are desperate to score one last time. Greg Shook rappels down a treacherous cliff face, while Ron and Obie crawl deep into a cave for refuge from armed pot farmers. Landowner Mike Ross makes his final stand to protect his family's land from poachers.

  • Chinese buyers place the biggest order of Tony Coffman's career; Tiny Roberson is interested in ginseng for his new moonshine recipe; Greg Shook ventures back into local territory; Ron and Obie set aside their differences and team up.

  • Tensions in the Appalachian Mountains have reached their breaking point. Greg Shook and his truck get a forceful reminder from the Simpsons. A deal goes south for 'senging buddies Ron and Obie. Tony's only hope to fill an order comes from an unlikely ally.

  • After failing to deliver the first order of his career, Tony Coffman focuses on the biggest order of his career"“an unthinkable 500 pounds in only one week, or else. He's going to need all the help he can get, but his plan goes awry.

  • With ginseng prices skyrocketing, protecting the plants from poachers and getting orders out on time are major challenges.

  • It's the beginning of the Appalachian Mountains ginseng season and every 'senger from Georgia to West Virginia wants to get rich off the root, but it doesn't come easy. They have to run from pot farmers or game wardens, and have to haggle for better prices from Tony Coffman, the local ginseng kingpin, who until now he's been controlling the ginseng market for years. Corby "The General" Patton in now in town and wants some of the action.

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