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On August 28-30, 2018 at the Big Horn Resort located in Billings MT, join the movement to improving community wellness through food sovereignty. As we all have a role in our food system, all are invited to participate in this two and half-day summit of learning and collaboration. Registration is open:

 Interesting Topics:

•          History of Native Food Systems and Why Food Sovereignty is Important to Us

•          Reclaiming Traditional Tobacco

•          Making the System Work for You: Tribal, State, and Federal Food Policy and Regulations

•          Economic Development: Healthy Foods Financing & Tribal Trade Programs

•          Celebrating the Local Grassroots Movement: Local Coalitions

•          Food as Medicine: A Holistic Approach to Treating Trauma & Addiction through Herbal Medicine & Herbs

•          History of Water Rights and Practices

•          Buffalo Restoration Panel

•          Networking and Cultural Event


Scholarship questions, contact the Good Health & Wellness in Indian Country (GHWIC) Office – Katie Keith at [email protected] or Sonya Big Leggins at [email protected] PH: (406) 252-2550.

To view the event agenda, click on the link below:

Food Summit Agenda


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