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HONOR THE EARTH is a national Native grant-making and political advocacy organization. We ask people to recognize our joint dependency on the Earth and be a voice for those not heard.


  White Earth Land Recovery Project



The mission of the White Earth Land Recovery Project is to facilitate recovery of the original land base of the White Earth Indian Reservation, while preserving and restoring traditional practices of sound land stewardship, language fluency, community development, and strengthening our spiritual and cultural heritage.

  Brother Crow, Sister Corn   Brother Crow, Sister Corn: Traditional American Indian Gardening - Carol Buchanan - 1997

more info:  Brother Crow, Sister Corn : Traditional...




Buffalo Bird Woman's Garden

  Buffalo Bird Woman's Garden: Agriculture of the Hidatsa Indians - Gilbert L. Wilson, Jeffery R. Hanson - 1987 Reprint of 1917 Agriculture of the Hidatsa Indians: An Indian Interpretation.

more info:  USA:  Buffalo Bird Woman's Garden: Agriculture...

Europe:  Buffalo Bird Woman's Garden

As told by Buffalo Bird Woman (born 1839) to Gilbert Wilson. Detailed information on 19th century Native American agriculture including diagrams of plantings of the traditional Three Sisters (corn, beans and squash) and their food preservation techniques


  Native American Ethnobotany   Native American Ethnobotany - Daniel E. Moerman - 1998

Documents Native American use of 4029 kinds of plants with a total of 44,691 usages including medicinal, fiber, dye, ceremonial and magical, cleaning agents, fertilizers, fuels, incense and fragrance, insecticides, jewelry, lubricants, musical instruments, preservatives, smoking, soap, waterproofing, tools, toys and weapons.

more info:  USA:  Native American Ethnobotany

Europe:  Native American Ethnobotany


  Native American Gardening: Storeis, Projects and Receipes...   Native American Gardening: Stories, Projects and Recipes for Families - Michael J. Caduto, Joseph Bruchac, Gary Paul Nabhan - 1996

more info:  Native American Gardening : Stories,...



    Song of the Seven Herbs   Song of the Seven Herbs - Walking Night Bear, Stan Padilla - 1987

Book Description
This collection of captivating and original stories for children and adults alike tell how the Creator gave us seven common herbs. Spiritual allegories are used to teach us to be caretakers of Mother Earth. Good for young readers

more info: USA:  Song of the Seven Herbs

Europe:  Song of the Seven Herbs


    Waheenee: An Indian Girl's Story   Waheenee: An Indian Girl's Story - Gilbert Livingstone Wilson - 1981

more info:  USA:  Waheenee: An Indian Girl's Story

Europe:  Waheenee, an Indian Girl's Story

Buffalo Bird Woman's  (born 1839) life story as told to Gilbert Wilson.