Sustainable Farming in the Desert- Kimberly Rupp

A review of the agricultural methods of several indigenous tribes from arid regions with an emphasis on sustainable strategies.  Suggestions on how to integrate those methods into our modern agricultural system are also included. Some of the cultures and tribes included are: the ancient Hohokam culture, Tohono O’odham, inhabitants of the Thar Desert, Comcaac, Pima Bajo, Hopi, and Navajo. 

Image credit: Michael Chiago 

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