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Red Lake, Inc. embarks on first-ever trade mission solely focused on Indigenous products

MINNEAPOLIS - Red Lake, Incorporated recently represented Indigenous producers from Minnesota in a historic trade mission to Canada from June 17-20.

Alongside 15 tribal agribusinesses and 13 agricultural leaders from across the United States, the organization embarked on this first-ever trade mission by the United States Department of Agriculture focused solely on Indigenous products.

"Red Lake, Inc. is honored and beyond excited to participate in the first-ever Indigenous-focused trade mission," Red Lake, Inc. CEO Jake Robinson said in a release. "Acknowledging the unique barriers that tribal producers face while recognizing the important role that market access has in meaningful economic development for Indigenous communities is a monumental step for Indian Country."


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