Category Archives: New Mexico

I Wanna Go To Farm Camp!

How cool is it that such a thing as “farm camp” exists? No endless weeks of daycare, uniforms and kumbaya for the modern set. Now young’uns can learn about farm animals, growing food, and all sorts of things that were, … Continue reading

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Local Winter Vegetables and Meat in Albuquerque

Got potatoes? Squash? Beef? Pork? If not, two farmers in our bioregion will be making deliveries in the next few weeks. Kristen from Boxcar Farms will be making her annual wholesale heirloom potato/squash delivery on Nov. 13. Don’t miss out … Continue reading

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Backyard Chickens & FREE Herb Workshop this Weekend

Saturday I’m teaching Kitchen Farmacy, a FREE workshop on medicinal uses of culinary herbs, at the Celebrate Seeds NM event being held in Old Town Albuquerque. 10:30AM. See the Gardeners Guild website for more information. Sunday, I’m holding our first … Continue reading

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Tooley’s Trees: Weekend Sale

We took a drive up to Tooley’s Trees on Friday for their annual fall tree sale. It was a gorgeous drive, and we spent a fun afternoon on their tree farm finding replacement trees for those the goats munched on … Continue reading

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Cool Albuquerque Events This Weekend for Beekeepers and Gardeners and Food Activists

There are three cool events happening this weekend: 1. Beekeeping: Saturday there is an amazing event sponsored by the NM Beekeepers Association in Santa Fe. Beekeeper Randy Oliver is in town, and it’s sure to be an informative day of … Continue reading

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Permaculture Design Certificate Course this Fall in ABQ!

Permaculture Drylands Institute is offering their information-packed Permaculture Design Certificate Course this fall in Albuquerque. You’re sure to meet lots of wonderful people and learn all about different issues in sustainability in this series. See their website for more details.

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ABQ Beekeeping Meeting Wednesday, August 4

If you’re interested in beekeeping, don’t miss the FREE ABQ Beeks meetings that happen once a month here. They are a wonderful resource for beekeepers. Here is a link to the event. Be sure to join the ABQ Beeks site … Continue reading

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