Author Archives: Sunstone Farm

FREE Fermentation Workshop Saturday 9/20/14

This Saturday will be the final workshop this year in┬áthe Bernalillo County Open Space Backyard Farming Workshop Series at the Gutierrez-Hubbell House. Come learn about food preservation via fermentation and dehydration with Sophia Rose of La Abeja Herbs! I look … Continue reading

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Free Canning Workshop Saturday, 9/6

Food Preservation I : Hot Bath Canning and Pressure Canning Saturday, September 6 This much loved workshop is back again as part of the Bernalillo County Open Space Backyard Farming Workshops! There are many ways to enjoy the harvest all … Continue reading

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FREE Backyard Barnyard Workshop Saturday 8/16

Interested in keeping goats or sheep or pigs? As part of the Bernalillo County Open Space Backyard Farming Series, I will be teaching a free workshop on dairy goats at the Gutierrez-Hubbell House this Saturday, August 16th,┬ástarting at 9am, and … Continue reading

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Float-Rope Doormats

I rarely post product reviews, but I am so happy with these doormats from the Maine Float-Rope Company, and they’re made in the United States, and they are made with recycled float rope, the repurposing of which helps keep our … Continue reading

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Free Organic IPM Farm Walks

NMSU and NMDA are hosting another series of Organic IPM Farm Walks. These are always a wonderful way to get an inside look at some local farms. There is no charge for these walks, but you must pre-register. You may … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events In Albuquerque

Happy new year, dear readers. It’s true. I’ve been remiss in posting. While you wait for more recipes and farm animal lore, here are some (mostly) FREE events happening here in Albuquerque. 1. Bug Love Wednesday, February 13th, 6-7:15 PM … Continue reading

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NM Native Pollinator Pocket Guides

My favorite entomologist, Dr. Tess Grasswitz, has published new and FREE guides to beneficials in New Mexico. They are available for download from NMSU’s website and have great photos and descriptions. Go to the above link and scroll to the … Continue reading

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