Red Lake Food Summit and Second Annual Conference on Native American Nutrition 2017

Written by: Dolly Potts, Agricultural Research Specialist   Adam, Rebecca and I went to Red Lake and Minneapolis, Minnesota to attend conferences on indigenous food sovereignty. Our first stop was the Red Lake Nation Food Summit held at the Red Lake Nation College. We were greeted by our hosts the community of Red Lake. The

Food Security and Sovereignty

By Rebecca Edler, Sustainability Coordinator Sustainable Development Institute, College of Menominee Nation What is food security and how is it linked to sovereignty? This is one of many questions discussed at the 2015 Food Sovereignty Summit held in Oneida on October 26-29. Interest in food security brought together concerned Tribal members, collaborating agencies, educators, healthcare