Three Sisters Native Farming Research

Project Descrption


Background Reading and Information:

Buffalo Bird Woman’s Garden

Encounters at the Heart of the World: A History of the Mandan People

Cornell University Three Sisters Learning Garden


Scientific Method


Does growing corn (Zea mays) with beans and squash (i.e. intercropping) increase yields compared with growing in corn in a monoculture system?



Testable Prediction:


Data Collection Methodology:


Three Sisters Research Data Collection Form

Conclusion / General Theory: