This Native American Tribe Turned To Ancestral Farming Practices To Combat A Health Crisis
Posted: January 12, 2017
This article discusses the shifting farming practices and diets of the Tohono O’odham and how growing traditional crops like tepary bean are promoting health in the diabetes-stricken population. Jimmy Burridge, Ph.D student, is quoted throughout the article regarding tepary bean's exceptional drought tolerance.
To read the full article on Rodale's Organic Life, follow the link here.