Tribal Business News Round-Up: Sept. 19
September 20, 2022
This week's Tribal Business New round-up includes details on the Native Farm Bill Coalition's recommendations for improving outcomes for Indigenous farmers. Additionally, the Mississippi Band of Choctaw details its plan to improve workforce development for tribal members, while the Yurok Tribe in northern California talks about plans for its latest acquisition of a golf course.
Native Farm Bill Coalition releases more than 150 suggestions for 2023 Farm Bill policy
The Native Farm Bill Coalition has released a new report with more than 150 suggestions on improving agricultural opportunities in Indian Country ahead of negotiations over the 2023 Farm Bill. The Gaining Ground's policies run the gamut from improving loan accessibility through the USDA to expanding and enshrining self-determination policies for food distribution and marketing.