Teaching Horticulture and Native American Agricultural Traditions: An Annotated Bibliography

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  • 1 Assistant professor, Department of Horticultural Science, University of Minnesota, 1970 Folwell Ave., St Paul, MN 55108.
  • | 2 Education specialist for agricultural programs, Wilder Forest, 14189 Ostlund Trail North, Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047.

A bibliography of references on Native American agricultural traditions is proposed to integrate horticulture into classroom teaching with a multidisciplinary approach. Five teaching themes are given as examples of using the references to incorporate horticultural activities across diverse disciplines such as mathematics, history, language arts, economics, and social sciences.