As a result of our activism, we were invited to give testimony by the U.S. National Research Council's Committee on Prospects & Opportunities for
Sustainable Management of America's Nonfederal Forests in 1995.
May of 2007, we traveled to Sante Fe to participate in the Native Food Summit in conjunction with the Slow Food RAFT Project.
August 2007, invited participants/contributors to the
"Place-Based Foods at Risk in New England and the Maritime Provinces", RAFT Project.
Trading at the River 2008 Conference, a Gathering of
Native American Businesses & Entrepreneurs, Food from Source to Table: Old Ways and New Opportunities Panel, Portland, Oregon.
The Smithsonian FolklifeFood Culture USA...Nova Kim and Les Hook are wildcrafters in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. They make their living selling wild food to restaurants...Smithsonian Folklife Festival - Food Culture USA
E-cards - The Portraits of Terra Madre - United States~Hook Leslie, VT Native - Wild Plants, Herbs, Mushrooms. United States~Kim Nova. VT Native - Wild Plants, Herbs, Mushrooms...
E-cards - The Portraits of Terra Madre