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USDA programs of interest to American Indians

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Published by [The Office of Equal Opportunity], [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.] in Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Agriculture,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Government relations

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StatementU.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Office of Equal Opportunity, Indian Desk
The Physical Object
Pagination89 pages :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26463027M

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American Indians and Alaska Natives: A Guide to USDA Programs is a reference for American Indian and Alaska Native tribal leaders and members, planners, community leaders, producers, and others who work with American Indians and Alaska Natives on any of the numerous USDA programs available to the Native American community. USDA is committed to serving tribal governments and individual American Indians and Alaska Natives by working to ensure that relevant programs and policies are eficient, easy to understand, accessible, and developed in consultation with the AI/AN constituents they impact. Indians and Alaska Natives on any of the numerous USDA programs available to the Native American community. The Guide is intended as a resource for decisionmakers seeking to identify USDA programs that will best serve an individual or community’s needs as well as for facilitating improved access to USDA programs and services.   Helping American Indians develop profitable farming and ranching businesses, engaging tribal youth in 4-H, enhancing natural resources on reservations, and reaching out to tribal communities about topics that are of interest to them are just some of the activities supported by the Federally-Recognized Tribes Extension Program (FRTEP). FRTEP is .

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