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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 )

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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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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 A (368)
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 (158)
Thursday December 6, 2012, 4:34 pm
Noted thank you

Judy C (97)
Friday December 7, 2012, 12:02 am
I'm happy to post some good news, too!
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