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  • January 27,2018 l Traditional Food Workshop (Window Rock, AZ)


  • February 21, 2018 l Healthy Beverage Summit (Albuquerque, NM)

  •  February 27-28, 2018 l Honoring Our Relations: Seed Keeping Workshop (Bay Mills Resort and Casino, Michigan)
    Free registration. Please contact Briana at the Bay Mills Community College for more details on signing up and location logistics., as registration spots are limited.
    Co-sponsored by the Native American Food Sovereignty Alliance’s Indigenous Seed Keepers Network 


  •  March 1-4 | Indigenous Farming Conference (White Earth, MN)
    Maano da-biinaagamig gi-nibiiminaan – Let our Water be Pure

Join us and learn about a wide array of topics and discussions such as: Community land revitalization and Food Sovereignty Initiatives, tribal food and farm policy, Indigenous Seed Keepers Network, Native Agricultural techniques, Tribal College Extension Programs, Raised bed and Elder gardening programs and techniques, food preservation, native pollinators and much, much more!

Registration link is on our website homepage:
 Email preferred:  l  Phone: 218-375-2600
Early Registration ($225) Ends: February 9th, 2018
After February 9th, the price increases to $295
One day registration is $165


Date:  April 17, 2018
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico

This one-of-a-kind conference promises to be a highly engaging, interactive and motivating event.  Held at Sandia Casino & Resort, attendees will learn new and exciting ways to enhance their youth and community’s health and fitness. Network with and learn from tribal & Native experts, organizations and communities working to improve the health and physical activity of Native American children.  See what they are doing. Take home tips, knowledge and inspiration for your work. Together we will ensure Healthy Kids! Healthy Futures!

Hosted by:  The Notah Begay III Foundation Inc
Where:  Sandia Resort & Casino


  • May 9-13 | Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit (Meskwaki Nation Tama, Iowa)

This year’s Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit will be hosted by the Meskwaki Nation in partnership with the Intertribal Agriculture Council and Native American Food Sovereignty Alliance in Tama, Iowa from May 9-13, 2018.  There will also be a concurrent regional youth summit.




  • March 2-5 | Indigenous Farming Conference (White Earth, MN).  Organized by the White Earth Land Recovery Project and held at the Maplelag Resort, this event features a wide range of topics addressing Indigenous food and agriculture
  • March 10-12 | Food Sovereignty Symposium & Festival (Madison, WI)
  • March 7-9 | 3rd International Indigenous Peoples Corn Conference (Tecpan, Guatemala) hosted by the International Indian Treaty Council, Centro de Proyectos de Desarrollo Integral Indígena & Coordinadora Nacional de Viudas de Guatemala.


  • April 19-23 | The Great Lakes Intertribal Food Summit (Hopkins, MI) is being hosted by the Intertribal Agriculture Council and the Gun Lake Pottawatomi Tribe at their Jijak facility from April 19-23, 201715284935_10106012919108787_5650251933756032825_n



  • July 14-16 | Slow Food Nations (Denver, CO)



  • Dine Be’lina and the Navajo Technical University will be hosting a “Sheep to Table” Workshop September 13, 2017 in Crownpoint, New Mexico

  • Southwest Navajo Harvest Feast, September 22nd, at the Southwest Navajo Fairgrounds, Dilkon, Dine’ Nation

  • Attention Traditional Native Corn Growers of the Southwest: You are invited to attend a gathering of corn nations co-hosted by the Shiprock Chapter House and the Braiding the Sacred Network of Traditional Native Corn Growers from September 29 to October 1, 2017. Please click on the link below for the flyer.

Shiprock Flyer


  • First Nations Development Institute and the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin are pleased to announce the national Food Sovereignty Summit on October 2-5, 2017 at the Radisson Hotel in Green Bay, Wisconsin. This is a forum for sharing and collaboration to build healthy food systems within our communities.
    October 2-5, 2017
    Radisson Hotel
    2040 Airport Drive
    Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313
    Who Should Attend
    Native farmers, ranchers, gardeners, businesses, policymakers, Tribal agriculture staff, Native non-profits working in agriculture, small producers, Tribal producers and Tribal leaders.
     Click here for more agenda and more info: Food Sovereignty Summit


2017 Southwest Indigenous Foodways Gathering and AZ Small-scale Producers Forum, December 6-9, 2017, Ajo Arizona.

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