Monthly Archives: April 2014

SeedBroadcast Gives Us a Shout Out!

SeedBroadcast, a collaborative grassroots seed story project, posted a great overview of the 6th Annual Sustainability Expo & Lobo Growers’ Market. SeedBroadcast partnered up with University of New Mexico Lobo Growers Market and Sustainability Expo for a celebration of Earth … Continue reading

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2014 Expo & Growers’ Market

Thanks to all who contributed to the success of the 6th Annual UNM Sustainability Expo & Lobo Growers’ Market! Over 60 vendors and thousands of customers enjoyed the Earth Day celebrations on a sunny (and slightly windy) Albuquerque day on … Continue reading

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Let the Sunshine Feed You

The warm gentle rays wake you as the sun peeks above the Sandia Mountains. You look through your window and see a beautiful sunrise, crawl out of bed and start the tea kettle. You don’t want to use your fuel today … Continue reading

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Eating Local Species

If you have ever had a garden, or landscaped a front yard, you know that weeds sprout up everywhere, and it takes a good deal of work to remove them. Some of these unwanted plants, such as the goathead, are … Continue reading

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Food Trucks in ABQ

An idealistic concept without much success (yet) There are multiple reasons for aspiring business owners to be lured into the food truck industry – from the autonomy it provides and the thrills of an ever-changing menu, to the low start … Continue reading

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Get Healthy and Preserve Culture

“I was once told it takes 20 generations for a species to adapt fully to a place genetically,” says Roxanne Swentzell of The Flowering Tree Permaculture Institute in Northern New Mexico. Roxanne has started a study group of Pueblo People … Continue reading

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How to Bee-come a Beekeeper

There has been a lot of buzz about the honey bee lately. People are often captivated and amazed by the small insects officially labeled a “super-organism.” The intricacies of their lives, the efficiency and precision with which they work, and … Continue reading

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