Publications

Program Highlights - Annual FRTEP program reports

2008

Livestock and Range Workshops
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | San Carlos Apache Animals, Community Resources and Economic Development, Finances
Improving the operations of cattle producers on the San Carlos Apache Reservation is a goal of the San Carlos Extension office. The San Carlos Extension's  held 3 workshops for cattle producers...
School Gardens
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Hualapai Nation Agriculture, Community Resources and Economic Development, Gardening
This program addresses the Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service’s (CREES) Strategic Goal 6 to “Protect and Enhance the Nation’s Natural resource Base and Environment.” There...
Understanding Traditional Foods Security of Hopi Single Parent Female Headed Households
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Hopi Tribe Agriculture, Crops, Community Resources and Economic Development, Nutrition and Physical Activity, Youth and Families
In the last 30 years the Hopi nation, like many other American Indian nations, suffered a huge increase in diet-related diseases stemming from obesity, such as diabetes and high blood pressure. How...
Protection of Traditional Hopi Foods
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Hopi Tribe Crops, Community Resources and Economic Development, Nutrition and Physical Activity, Youth and Families
This program seeks to provide information to land managers and users about the traditional Hopi food uses of native plants, and develope printed material for land users. The program results are...
Geographic Information Systems and Global Positioning Systems
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Colorado River Indian Tribes 4-H, Leadership, Science and Technology
This program addresses the Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service’s (CSREES) Strategic Goal 2 to “Enhance the Competitiveness and Sustainability of Rural and Farm Economies” and...
Community Education Programs
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Cherokee Community Resources and Economic Development, Gardening
Examples of Community Education Programs are the Smoky Mountain Beekeepers, Tsa La Gi Master Gardeners and the Cherokee Native Plant Study Group. Opportunities are for adults to participate in...
Backyard Ramp Patch Project
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Cherokee Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources, Gardening, Nutrition and Physical Activity
Ramps are a native wild onion that grows in the Appalachian mountains and a favorite wild food gathered in the early
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Tribal Farming Program
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Cherokee Agriculture, Crops, Community Resources and Economic Development, Environment and Natural Resources
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) own approximately 600 acres of farm land, located on 4 different properties, in the rugged mountains of Western North Carolina. The Tribe lacks the...
The Center for Cherokee Plants
Updated 9 years 30 weeks ago | Cherokee Agriculture, 4-H, Community Resources and Economic Development, Gardening, Nutrition and Physical Activity, Youth and Families
The Cherokee are the original farmers & gardeners of the southern Appalachian mountains in the United States. The