ICTMN Staff
2/5/14
Two of the seven Climate Change Hubs designated today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) lie within Indian country and work closely with tribes...
Brenda Austin
12/9/13
Patrice Kunesh is the Deputy Under Secretary for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development (USDA-RD)...
A-dae Vena Romero & Raymond Foxworth

On November 1, 2013, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits were cut following the expiration of the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act....

11/4/13
Rob Capriccioso
9/4/13
Tribal concern is brewing over a proposed plan by lawyers who settled the Keepseagle Native American farmer lawsuit that would allow the lawyers to create an agricultural foundatio...
ICTMN Staff
6/4/13
On May 31, Thomas Vilsack, secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture, announced the appointment of two prominent American Indians to positions within the USDA...
ICTMN Staff
5/24/13
The Cherokee Nation and United States Department of Agriculture will create a working group to study whether bringing a large-scale red meat processing to northeastern Oklahoma is ...
Ruth Hopkins

Welcome to the laboratory-rat cage, folks. We’re all being experimented on by Monsanto and the federal government.

In April, President Barack Obama signed HR 933 into law. While this appropriations bill was fairly standard, a biotech rider included in it was not....

5/7/13
Rob Capriccioso
5/6/13
The most respected newspaper in the country has pointed out the sour political undercurrent in the 2011 Keepseagle settlement that awarded $760 million to Native American farmers f...
ICTMN Staff
2/1/13
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack strengthened the consultation and coordination process with Indian tribes by signing a Departmental Regulation that “establishes over-arching Depa...
1/20/13

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