Sunday Aug 17
New Mexico northern pueblos gain in horticulture
NMSU Photoi Tory Houghland, right, NMSU Eight Northern Pueblo agricultural agent with the Rural Agricultural Improvement and Public Affairs Project, visits with farmer Simon Suina of Cochiti Pueblo, who is a mentor with the Youth Farmer and Rancher program.
Dixon's Apple Orchard dispute resolved
According to a deal finalized Monday, former orchard operators Jim and Becky Mullane will receive $2 million to relinquish their 75-year lease on the orchard site and an adjacent 8,800 acres, the Albuquerque Journal reported .
Las Cruces Sun-News
Tribal, pueblo leaders tour proposed Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument
Robin Zielinski Sun-News Native American leaders and members of the state's All Pueblo Council of Governors meet for a news conference Friday at the American Indian Center at New Mexico State University after touring the proposed Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument.
ABQ arroyo authority, Cochiti Pueblo win EPA grants
AMAFCA will design a rooftop vegetable garden that will use rainwater for irrigation, and Cochiti Pueblo will make improvements to its stormwater system, the EPA said.