Parks Canada Acknowledges Constitutional Rights

David Britton, Director of Ontario Waterways (Parks Canada), affirms the Constitutionally Protected Rights of Indigenous People to...

WooHoo Wild Rice

"Mom I dreamt a wild rice song last night." This is my daughter and her song, she would like to share with people who love wild rice...

Now Accepting Orders for Green Seed

We are now accepting orders for green (viable) seeds. Please email us in August to reserve seeds that will be available for pickup in...

Declaration for Protecting Anishinaabe Manoomin

The Community Voices for Manoomin group created a Declaration for Protecting Anishinaabe Manoomin. It is now available as a petition on...

Winona LaDuke on Seeds and Relationships

Watching this Tedx Talk is 16 minutes of your time very well spent. She speaks of the relationship we have with our food. Miigwetch...

Archaeologist Confirms Historic Use of Manoomin

Trent University Professor of Archaeology James Conolly confirms Anishinaabeg caring for and eating wild rice for at least 4000 years.

Idle No More - Cancel Canada Day

This Canada Day, reflect on Idle No More's call to Cancel Canada Day Black Duck Wild Rice specifically wants to Cancel Parks Canada. They...

Tiny House Warriors

Tiny House Warriors are asserting their collective Secwepemc responsibility and jurisdiction to their lands and waters. They are building...

Orders for 2020

We are sold out of processed (ready to cook) wild rice for this year. Please email us in October to place orders for this year's...

No Tours this Year

Aaniin friends, We hope that you, your families, and communities are all well. Due to COVID 19 we are cancelling our workshops this year....

Cottagers and Indians Documentary

CBC is releasing its documentary Cottagers and Indians on July 4, 2020. It will be airing 8pm on CBC TV and then available on CBC online...

The Cross-Border Indigenous Battle for Wild Rice

Check out this great article in Atlas Obscura. Writer Darcy Rhyno connects the work of Black Duck Wild Rice with the struggle to...

Forage Episode with Sean Adler

Enjoy this 6min video about gathering and preparing wild rice with Toronto-based Anishinaabe chef Sean Adler.

The View from Below

Filmmaker Brian Mitolo explores the underwater world of Manoomin in this one minute short.

Miigwetch!

Chii Migwetch to all of our supporters! We had a wonderful season. We are now finished gathering, seeding, and processing Manoomin for...

Sierra Club highlights Manoomin

The Sierra Club highlights the transnational struggle to protect and rehabilitate Manoomin in this article.

Space Available for Community Day Sept 15

Thanks to everyone who is coming out for tours this month - we are looking forward to hosting you! Our weekends are now fully booked....

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