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chokecherries, harvested food, Holiday Gift, ojibwe -

At White Earth Indian Reservation, chokecherries have been a part of our diet as long as we have inhabited the land. This unique fruit can be eaten fresh or cooked, but...

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harvested food, maple syrup, moons, ojibwe -

At White Earth, one of the most important “thanksgiving” ceremonies takes place when the sap flows freely as the days become warm and sunny and the nights are still freezing

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harvested food, moons, ojibwe, turtle -

The White Earth Ojibwe people traditionally use the sun, moon, and stars to keep track of time. The turtle has 13 plates on her back, each representing a moon.

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