Supporting Five New Buffalo Startups

Supporting Five New Buffalo Startups

Moon of the Ripening Berries and Intensity of the Summer Heat By Dr. Trudy Ecoffey, Tanka Fund Executive Director July is an intense time on the Northern Great Plains. It is when the weather has…
Being a Good Relative — Guest Post by Monica Terkildsen

Being a Good Relative — Guest Post by Monica Terkildsen

Mitakuyapi, what does it actually mean to be a good relative to bison/buffalo? In my journey of 57 years now I believe I am nearing the top of the hill in this journey, and looking…
Calling Native Artists: Eighth Generation Wool Blanket Design Contest

Calling Native Artists: Eighth Generation Wool Blanket Design Contest

Calling all Native artists! Our friends at Eighth Generation are holding their 2021 wool blanket design contest. Learn more and see how you can enter to win while helping generate economic opportunities for Native artists.⁠…
Keeping Your Herds Healthy — Guest Post by Bob Mahoney

Keeping Your Herds Healthy — Guest Post by Bob Mahoney

It is the time of year to think about care of the buffalo. One of those things to think about is external and internal parasites that affect the animals. Probably when the buffalo roamed free…
Buffalo Blogs: The Connection

Buffalo Blogs: The Connection

By Dr. Trudy Ecoffey, Executive Director of Tanka Fund “…Something told me do it, maybe a dream, maybe someone, but something happened… sort of a spiritual connection…” — Bull Bear, Buffalo Caregiver on Pine Ridge…