Keepseagle http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Native American Farmers And Ranchers May See Repayment Soon http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/native-american-farmers-and-ranchers-may-see-repayment-soon <p>Some Native American farmers and ranchers in Wyoming could be receiving checks and debt forgiveness in the coming year in the wake of a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture.<br>&nbsp;<br>It’s estimated that Native American farmers and ranchers lost over 770-million-dollars in revenue between 1981 and 1999, because the USDA denied them loans and services based on their race. Many Native Americans also lost their land in the process.<br> Tue, 24 Jan 2012 01:59:18 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 18557 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Native American Farmers And Ranchers May See Repayment Soon