Living Earth Virtual Festival 2021 (Online)

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April 21, 2021 - April 25, 2021

Washington DC

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April 21, 2021 - April 25, 2021

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4th Stree SW, Washington, DC, 20560

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Part I: The Business of Agriculture in Indian Country
In celebration of Earth Day, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian presents its annual Living Earth Festival, available online and on demand this year.
The four-day festival will bring together Native innovators and practitioners dedicated to using Indigenous knowledge to protect and sustain the environment. Through cooking demonstrations, conversations and film screenings, this year’s festival explores agriculture trends, innovations and sustainability in Indigenous communities and Native-owned businesses.
The festival will open with a message from Notah Begay III (Navajo/San Felipe/Isleta), four-time PGA Tour champion, sportscaster and founder of the Notah Begay III Foundation, which provides health and wellness education to Native youth.
The festival is made possible through the support of the Native American Agriculture Fund.
Schedule:
Youth in Action: Sustainable Agriculture
This panel discussion brings together young Indigenous leaders to address the role that traditional ecological knowledge plays in their work as farmers and entrepreneurs.
Cooking Demonstration
Mariah Gladstone (Blackfeet/Cherokee Nation), founder of Indigikitchen, an online cooking platform, will explore traditional Indigenous foods and show how to incorporate them into people’s everyday lives.
Building an Agriculture Business in Indian Country
Experts address a crucial issue—creating innovative, robust and ecologically sound food systems and agricultural businesses in Indigenous communities.
Film Screenings:
Gather
Voices from the Barrens: Native People, Blueberries and Sovereignty
Crow Country: The Right to Food Sovereignty
One Word Sawalmem
Guardianes de semilla (Guardians of the Seeds)
This program will be followed by a webinar series in the summer and fall titled “Part II: Voices from the Field: The Business of Native Agriculture.” In the second series, Native farmers and ranchers will discuss sustainable food systems and agricultural economic development in their Nations.




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4th Stree SW, Washington, DC, 20560

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