Author: Cindy Yurth
In an effort to level the playing field for minority farmers and ranchers, who have historically had a difficult time getting government farm loans, the USDA announced this week it will forgive all outstanding Farm Service Agency loans owed by Native Americans, African-Americans, Latins, Asian-Americans or Pacific Islanders.Read More
To most of the world, 2020 was the year of COVID. But to raisers of churro sheep, it was the year the bottom dropped out of the wool market.Read More
This will be one of the last stories you will read with my byline in the Navajo Times.
After 40 years in journalism, including 16 at the Times, I have decided to retire.Read More
“It’s like going to the fair again!” sighed Nasbah Cooke contentedly as she debated whether or not to buy a cute traditional dress for her granddaughter.Read More