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Conservation showcased at 2018 Intertribal Food Sovereignty Summit

NRCS leaders joined three generations of the Spears family for a tour of Crandall Minacommuck Farm.

USDA leadership joined tribal leaders from across continent at the Intertribal Food Sovereignty Summit, August 21-23, 2018 at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum in Ledyard, Connecticut. The event highlighted indigenous food landscapes from forest, farm, and ocean through workshops, panel discussions, exhibits, entertainment and meals. The three-day conference culminated with a conservation tour at Crandall Minacommuck Farm, the Narragansett tribal farm in nearby Westerly, Rhode Island.