A Path Forward: Bosque Restoration

La Montañita Fund: Local Investing Provides Capital for Food System Growth

Veteran Farmer Project Update: Growing with Rio Grande Community Farm

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, the Veteran Farmer Project (VFP) packed up the farm…. Read More

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

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 days, there are so… Read More

Albuquerque’s Urban Waters

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 our crops with it. We… Read More

Marvelous Millet

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 and amaranth, millet is a part of what I call “The… Read More

What is “Eating Right?”

by Ruby Lathon, PhD We all know we should “eat right” if we want to be healthy, but unfortunately, a lot of folks don’t know what that really means. I’ve been studying the notion of “eating right” for… Read More

Co-op Community Collaboration: Black History Month Events

By Robin Seydel La Montanita Co-op is pleased to once again be a sponsor of New Mexico’s 2015 Black History Month Celebrations. Black History Month organizer and much loved local, performing artist Catherine McGill writes, “The New Mexico… Read More

Donate-a-Dime Organization of the Month: ¡Explora! Science Center and Children’s Museum

Every month, La Montañita sponsors a local community-based organization through our Donate-a-Dime bag program. Anyone who has a child or children, has ever done child care for a friend or family member, or is a child at heart… Read More

Notes From the Gallup Team: Integrity in All We Do

By Marquel Forster, Gallup Staff Here we are at the start of another wonderful year! This past year has given us much to be grateful for, and we are also looking forward to new opportunities and blessings in… Read More