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From the left, Brenda Greyeyes, Hayden Gilmour and Corey and Colin Pangman holding some of the fruits of their labour. Photo: Tamara Pimentel/APTN.

APTN: University students turn field of weeds into bounty for Brokenhead Ojibway Nation

September 1, 2023 — 

Three members of the Brokenhead Ojibway Nation are stocking the local grocery store and the food bank with fresh vegetables from what used to be a field of weeds in the community.

“We’re just trying to provide an alternative, healthier options for our community with all the rising prices nowadays,” said Hayden Gilmour, a member of the community and an agricultural student at the University of Manitoba.

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