Mother Earth Tobacco News
Browse the articles and items below to learn more about Mother Earth Tobacco and our involvement in the community.
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Credit card and debit transactions now accepted!
We are happy to announce that we now accept credit card and debit transaction for product purchases.
October 9, 2015 - Mother Earth Celebrates 10th Anniversary - Mother Earth Tobacco celebrated our 10th anniversary on On October 18, 2015. Visit the following link to read the news release.
Dakota Ojibway Community Futures article
The Dakota Ojibway Community Futures Newsletter features an article about Mother Earth Tobacco - The Sacred Tobacco, the company, the people and the beliefs.
October 2006 - Manitoba Business Magazine article - The October 2006 Issue of The Manitoba Business Magazine includes an article about Mother Earth Tobacco's history, challenges and rewards.
Mother Earth Tobacco Announces New Product Packaging
Mother Earth Tobacco is proud to announce that their Ceremonial Tobacco is now available in custom-designed 13-gram box. The new package is more circular in shape, representing the Circle of the People. The design includes a Culturally Relevant Health Warning that is described within the Sacred symbol of the Medicine Wheel. Community Members are expressing very positive reactions to the innovative and practical package.
June 20, 2006 - Tobacco company targets Aboriginal market - A Manitoba company that sells Tobacco for Ceremonial Use has found a growing market among large corporations and government departments. Mother Earth Tobacco, based on the Long Plain First Nation in Portage la Prairie, Man., began selling Ceremonial Tobacco in the fall of 2005.
October 18, 2005 - Mother Earth Tobacco Grand Opening - The Mother Earth Tobacco company was officially launched on October 18th, 2005. The inaugural ceremony and gathering took place at the Keeshkeemaquah Gaming and Conference Centre in the Long Plain First Nation in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba.
Press Advisory - Mother Earth Tobacco October 18, 2005
Mother Earth Tobacco is Manitoba’s first manufacturer and wholesale distributor of organically grown tobacco. It is produced and sold specifically for ceremonial purposes. It is located on Long Plain First Nation in Portage la Prairie Manitoba.