Restoration of Traditional Anishinaabeg Agricultural Practices, Utilizing the Three Sisters Gardening Method

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2003: $6,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2004
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $11,500.00
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:
Winona LaDuke
White Earth Land Recovery Project

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: corn
  • Vegetables: beans, cucurbits, sweet corn


  • Education and Training: demonstration, farmer to farmer
  • Farm Business Management: cooperatives, marketing management, market study
  • Production Systems: general crop production
  • Sustainable Communities: public participation, community services, social capital
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