Event focuses on American Indians in agriculture

Posted: July 28, 2014 at 3:44 a.m.

Lydia Astorga (right), a grants and agreements specialist with the Education Division in the U.S. Agriculture Department’s Risk Management Agency, makes a purchase from Alex Munson from A and A Orchard of Green Forest on Thursday at the Fayetteville Farmers’ Market.

One 22-year-old college student started a business at age 13 that now includes managing 200 head of cattle and 100 head of sheep.

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