It's time to embrace American hemp production . . . by Katherine Martinko
Dear Friends: Winona's Hemp & Heritage Farm is coming alive; with your support we can move to the next economy
Winona’s Hemp & Heritage Farm is coming alive building the next economy: "I have made a commitment to grow the future, to grow hope. Here at Omaa Akiing ... we are doing that." Join us!
This spring, after gathering on the White Earth Indian Reservation in northwestern Minnesota and then in Colorado, tribal “hempsters” are working toward a renaissance of the plant that once clothed much of Europe and North America. Tribal hemp growers from the Meskwaki, Lakota, Menominee, Mandan, Hidatsa, Colville and other Native nations are planting the seeds of a new economy—responding with an innovative and holistic approach to the many challenges Native and non-Native communities face.
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