Live Broadcast – Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival

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The Food Sovereignty Symposium and Festival is just about ready, and meal tickets are going fast for the March 10-12 event on the University of Wisconsin campus and surrounding sites in Madison, Wisconsin. The symposium component of the event is focusing on Indigenous and broader topics of food sovereignty that impact how communities and individuals control and manage their food systems, and the festival component is a celebration of Indigenous, local, and regional foods hosted by several very famous and mouth watering Indigenous chefs — preparing our daily meals.

CLICK MORE LINK FOR SCHEDULE and Meal Tickets: https://food-sovereignty.com/

LIVE BROADCASTING BY IndianCountryTV.com :

LIVE Friday March 10th:
1-4:30pm

#1 Rowen White – Seed Sovereignty, Janie Hipp with the Tribal Food Code Project:

#2. Dan Cornelius, Jessie Conaway, Reynaldo Morales and Martin Reinhardt on Climate Change, Treaty Rights and Natural Resources:

#3. Elizabeth Hoover, Brian Yazzie and Richard Monette reflecting on Standing Rock.

LIVE: Saturday March 11th:

#1. 9:15-10am – Rowen White on Seeds, Sovereignty and Building for the Future.

#2. 10:00-12am – Taste of Tribes Brunch – and All Star Native chef team.

#3. 12:00am – Keynote with Elizabeth Hoover on Food Sovereignty Today.

WATCH IT HERE AT IndianCountryTV

Don’t forget to join us at the 2017 Great Lakes Intertribal food Summit at Camp Jijak April 20-23, 2017.

Seed Keeping Training at Ho Chunk

Zach Paige from the White Earth Land Recovery Project will be leading a seed keeping training at Ho Chunk on July 14-15, 2016.  This training is part of a larger effort to expand seed keeping knowledge while strengthening the Upper Midwest Indigenous Seed Keeper Network.

Additional trainings will take place at United Tribes Technical College in Bismarck, ND this September and Menominee in October.  And, don’t forget the Fall 2016 Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit at Red Lake where Rowen White and Zach will be leading another seed keeping training.

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Reminder – Seed School

There are still spots left in the Seed Keepers School from May 11-16 at Shakopee, but they are filling fast, so please register soon if you are planning to attend.  Lodging is available free in tipis and at a reduced rate in the Mystic Lake Hotel.  This training event is a tremendous opportunity to learning and network-building opportunity.

Seed School

Seed School