Inspired By Tradition

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Natural Wild Rice

Natural Wild Rice from the pristine lakes and rivers of Northern Minnesota.

Leech Lake Wild Rice delivers the highest quality wild rice available while providing great respect and care to Tribal traditions and the environment. We believe our wild rice is the best anywhere in the world because it is naturally grown as nature intended.

Leech Lake Wild Rice is annually harvested by members of our Indigenous community. The traditional harvest is taught from generation to generation and is a binding activity of culture, empowerment, and in the modern world - it provides economic sustainability. These things ensure the harvest is conducted in such a way to respect and honor mother nature.


Naturally grown.
Hand harvested.
As nature intended.

Know the Difference

Cultivated Paddy Rice vs.
Naturally Grown Wild Rice

Health Conscious Consumers

Leech Lake Wild Rice is naturally grown in the pristine lakes and rivers of Northern Minnesota and the Great Lakes area. Leech Lake Wild Rice is considered to be one of the best in flavor, cleanliness, and overall quality over any cultivated rice (paddy) sold in stores today. The difference is our rice is based on the lakes, environment, and seasons. These factors contribute to the flavors and quality of the rice. Northern Minnesota and the Leech Lake Reservation is home to some of the healthiest lakes and rivers in the United States.

Great Source of Nutrients
Economic Sustainability
Indigenous Tradition

Order Leech Lake Wild Rice today and add the unique, delicious flavor of natural wild rice to your next meal. It also makes a great gift!