Narragansett Food Sovereignty Initiative
Crandall "minacommuck" Farm
Narragansett Tribal Food Sovereignty Initiative was established to enable Narragansett people to provide food, health, and wellness through sustainable agriculture, economic development, community involvement, and cultural and educational programs.
Sovereignty, self-determination, self-sufficiency, sustainability, and food security.
We work to support the health of our people, plants, and animals.
The Crandall Farm is a parcel of land that is owned by the Narragansett tribe. This property has been owned by the Crandall family for over 300 years. This land has both historic and cultural significance to the tribe and ownership provides the tribal community with a unique opportunity to pursue many initiatives that directly correlate with our tribe’s health and wellness.
The Narragansett Food Sovereignty's mission is to use a sustainable, conservation-minded approach to bring historic Crandall Farm back into agricultural production.We strive to: