by Millicent Tallard The blue corn has been planted for the 2018 season. Read all about the fascinating Blue Corn Project here.
by Millicent Tallard This year we had advice from a number of Hopi farmers. Taking their advice, along with favorable weather and excellent soil preparation, gave us an exceptional crop. On June 1st we planted 8 hills in … Continue reading →
Jackie and Milli are sending out big thanks to the crew who tilled and amended the blue corn plot at the beginning of the season. To Russell, Sissy, Charles R., and Matt S., your efforts are paying off with a great … Continue reading →
Woohoo! Hopi Blue Corn is looking great!! Knee high by the 4th of July…right on schedule.
Thanks to the crew(Russell, Charlie R., Sissy, Matt S.) who helped till the Hopi Blue Corn bed during the work day in May and get it in perfect planting shape, Jackie and Milli were able to plant the 2016 crop. … Continue reading →
In the fall of 2010, Jackie and I were with an archaeological group at the Hopi Mesas. We met many of the elders and became interested in the way they have grown their corn for over a thousand years. It … Continue reading →