Angela Ferguson: Braiding the Sacred, on Haudenosaunee Food Sovereignty

Three people standing in a corn field.

photo / Kilii Yuyan

Angela Ferguson, Onondaga Nation Eel Clan,  is the current supervisor of the Onondaga Nation Farm. The farm practices all aspects of Food Sovereignty for their community. She is also one of the original organizing members of Braiding the Sacred, an all indigenous group of traditional corn growers across Turtle Island. Her many passions include Haudenosaunee Traditional Agriculture, seed caring, beekeeping, foraging, traditional cooking methods, knowledge sharing, Haudenosaunee nutrition education, youth mentorship, and traditional hide tanning. 

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This talk is held in collaboration with Visiting Associate Professor Anna Dietschz's studio, ForestCity: Salamanca.

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