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Gardens Flourish on Pine Ridge


Green Lifestyle  (tags: Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, Oglala Lakota, 20 gardeners, developing Reservation economy, self-sufficiency, outside sales, healthy foods, traditional foods, John Yellow Hawk )

Judy
- 630 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
John Yellow Hawk's garden is one of many new feeders of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation's developing economy. This past year, Yellow Hawk and 20 other Oglala gardeners each received a $1,000 loan and a $2,000 grant, which they have already repaid.



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Comments

Alice C. (1797)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 6:31 am
We need this type of development all over the USA ! Thank you for this post Judy : )
 

Christeen Anderson (470)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 9:34 am
This is wonderful. Thank you for sharing.
 

Russell R. (87)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 10:22 am
We already have the resource needed for this—the land!
 

Chelsie H. (19)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 2:22 pm
Noted; thanks!
 

Aaron Bouchard (127)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 4:34 pm
Noted thank you
 

Terry V. (30)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 5:24 pm
Many thanks
 

Judy C. (106)
Friday December 7, 2012, 12:02 am
I'm happy to post some good news, too!
 
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