(1) Most harvesting by DEA-registered
peyote distributors and their usual employees is performed correctly
and sustainably (cutting the button off at ground level to promote
(2) Some harvesters cut too deep on the
underground part of the stem or into the root, rendering regrowth
unlikely or impossible.
(3) Others are digging up entire plants
by the roots, eliminating any possibility of regrowth.
Behavior modification is a long-term