New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service http://krwg.org en Saving Tortugas "A" Mountain http://krwg.org/post/saving-tortugas-mountain <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>July 25, 2014 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service Coordinator for ICAN (Ideas for Cooking and Nutrition), Kari Bachman, to tell us about an effort to save Tortugas Mountain from being developed. Also called “A” Mountain, Tortugas Mountain is at the entrance of “The Organ Mountains,” our newest National Monument recently proclaimed by President Barak Obama.</p> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 04:32:21 +0000 Emily Guerra 71324 at http://krwg.org Saving Tortugas "A" Mountain HOW DO YOU DEFINE LOCAL FOODS? http://krwg.org/post/how-do-you-define-local-foods <P>June 14, 2013 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with La Semilla Food Center Food Planning &amp; Policy Coordinator, Krysten Aguilar, and with New Mexico State University Cooperative Extension Service Ideas for Cooking and Nutrition (ICAN) Special Projects Coordinator, Kari Bachman, to talk about local foods and nutrition education.</P> <P>Local food campaigns are not all that new. Forty years ago it was mostly hippies and environmentalists who promoted local foods. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 05:20:28 +0000 Emily Guerra 43319 at http://krwg.org HOW DO YOU DEFINE LOCAL FOODS?