Tag: Ponca Sacred Corn

Pipeline Fighter & Farmer Art Tanderup Honored With Earth Day Lifetime Achievement Award

Art Tanderup — a Nebraska farmer and retired teacher and union rep. — as well as Pipeline Fighter, Water Protector, Ponca corn-planter, solar booster, tractor–crop–artist, Washington Monument reflecting pool-wader, and host of the famous “Harvest the Hope” #NoKXL benefit concert with Neil Young and Willie Nelson — was honored at this year’s Earth Day Omaha […]
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Sacred Ponca Corn Planted in Path of Keystone XL for Fourth Consecutive Year

Mother Nature gave us an awesomely bountiful day on May 21st for the fourth year of planting the Sacred Ponca Corn on Art and Helen Tanderup’s farm near the Ponca Trail of Tears and in the path of the proposed Keystone XL tarsands pipeline. Click here to view all photos from the Ponca corn planting […]
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Oct. 8: Help Harvest the Sacred Ponca Corn in Neligh

Join us on Saturday, Oct. 8 for the third annual harvest of Sacred Ponca Corn “Seeds of Resistance” that the Cowboy & Indian Alliance planted on land that lies in the path of where the Keystone XL pipeline would have gone, that also crosses the historic Ponca Trail of Tears. Bring a rock from your […]
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Cowboy & Indian Alliance Plant “Seeds of Resistance” Ponca Corn in Paths of Atlantic Coast & Mountain Valley Fracked Gas Pipelines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 8, 2016 Contact: Jane Kleeb, Bold Alliance, 402-705-3622, jane@boldnebraska.org Lorne Stockman, Oil Change International, 540-679-1097, lorne@priceofoil.org   Cowboy & Indian Alliance Plant “Seeds of Resistance” Ponca Corn in Paths of Atlantic Coast & Mountain Valley Fracked Gas Pipelines Staunton, VA – In a series of events this week, the “Cowboy and […]
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“Seeds of Resistance” Tour: Sacred Ponca Corn Planted in Path of Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast Fracked Gas Pipelines

SEEDS OF RESISTANCE TOUR: JUNE 6-8, 2016, Virginia & West Virginia Ponca Nation member and Bold Oklahoma coordinator Mekasi Horinek Camp, Nebraska farmer Art Tanderup, and Bold Nebraska’s Jane Kleeb will visit Virginia and West Virginia from June 6-8 to plant “Seeds of Resistance” on land that lies in the paths of the Atlantic Coast and […]
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Help Plant “Seeds of Resistance” to Stop Keystone XL and Other Pipelines

We’re planting “Seeds of Resistance” to help grassroots communities who are fighting Big Oil and working to protect our land, water and climate. Donate now to spread the “Seeds of Resistance” Oct. 6, 2018: 5th Annual Harvest of the Sacred Ponca Corn June 10, 2018: 5th Annual Planting of Sacred Ponca Corn THANK YOU to everyone […]
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June 4: Help Plant the Sacred Ponca Corn

PHOTOS: View photos from the June 4th Ponca Corn Planting on Facebook. Join members of the Cowboy & Indian Alliance to help plant this year’s crop of sacred Ponca corn — the third consecutive crop of Ponca corn to be planted on the tribe’s ancestral homeland in Nebraska after a 137-year absence following the tribe’s forced […]
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New Energy Roundup: September 2015

Energy Barn Update In the month of August 2015, the Build Our Energy Barn in the proposed path of the Keystone Export pipeline generated 302 kilowatt-hours of clean energy onto Nebraska’s public power grid.  That is enough energy to power a refrigerator for 2 months.  To date, the Energy Barn has produced 6.2 megawatt-hours of […]
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