by Lynne Whitbeck | Apr 6, 2021 | Bison, Decolonizing Ag, Down to Earth, Grazing, Racial Equity, Radical Center, Rural Communities, Working with Nature
Lucille Contreras calls buffalo her relatives. She’s a Lipan Apache and founder of the Texas Tribal Buffalo Project, which brings together food, culture, and language around this animal to reestablish its homeland.
by Lynne Whitbeck | Jul 28, 2020 | Bison, Down to Earth, Faith, Racial Equity, Rangeland Science, Rural Communities, Working with Nature
The Eastern Shoshone people traditionally survived with the buffalo, and their way of life suffered when tens of millions of buffalo were killed by the US government. But now they’re returning to the land–and starting to renew a culture.
by Lynne Whitbeck | Mar 3, 2020 | Apprenticeship, Bison, Down to Earth, Grazing, Racial Equity, Ranching, Rural Communities
Kelsey Ducheneaux is a fourth generation regenerative beef cattle rancher, and she works with the Intertribal Agriculture Council helping producers to work within the current system–and reinvigorate native foods and practices.