Senegalese Red Lentil Soup

Senegalese Red Lentil Soup

Reminiscent of curried soups of Senegal, this tasty potage combines lentils and sweet potatoes with cabbage and tomatoes for a delicious mingling of flavors and textures.… Read more

Veteran Farmer Project Update: Growing with Rio Grande Community Farm

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By Robin Seydel

Last December, after farming at the Alvarado Urban Farm across from the Transportation Center for three years thanks to the generosity of the Downtown Action Team,… Read more

“Donate a Dime” Organization of the Month: Open Space Alliance

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Every month, La Montañita sponsors a local community-based organization through our Donate a Dime bag credit program.

By Ellen Burgess, Open Space Alliance

Do you enjoy a walk in… Read more

Remember the Bees: Keep up the Fight to Ban NeoNic’s

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From the Organic Consumers Association and Sierra Club, Edited by Robin Seydel

Here in New Mexico February is the beginning of the growing season. Not only to we prune our fruit trees… Read more

Family Farmer Seed Co-op: Variety and Quality for Western Growing Conditions

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By JR Riegel

February is the time when most folks decide what they’ll be growing in the garden and it can be a tough decision with all the seed companies and varieties available. These… Read more

Albuquerque’s Urban Waters

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By Michael Jensen, Middle Rio Grande Urban Waters Ambassador

Water connects everything we do.

We drink it, bathe in it, wash our clothes and dishes in it. We water our yards and irrigate… Read more

Rounding Up Autism: Links to Glyphosate

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Edited by Robin Seydel

MIT researcher Dr. Stephanie Seneff has researched biology and technology for over three decades, publishing over 170 scholarly peer-reviewed articles.… Read more

Marvelous Millet

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Marvelous Millet

African Staple for Millennia: A Powerful Superfood

By Dr. Phyllis Hubbard

Why doesn’t anyone know about millet? What makes millet so special? Along with quinoa… Read more

Seed Catalogs: Where Purple is the New Green

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Seed Catalogs: Where Purple is the New Green

By Ari Levaux

Few pieces of reading material can fuel ambition like a seed catalog. They arrive in the mail during the darkest days of the … Read more

Can’t be Beet Vegan Devil’s Food Cake

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Beets not only lend a rich color to this dazzling dessert, but make it decadently delicious and healthy as well. This recipe could also make a lovely bundt cake!… Read more