Connecting Generations - Preserving Agricultural History
April 12, 2014 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, Emily Guerra bridges the community with Communications Manager of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, Craig Massey, third generation farmer. From past to present, farming in New Mexico can be experienced in Las Cruces at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum through various exhibits, classes and presentations. The interactive museum is on 47 acres and brings to life the 3,000-year history of farming and ranching in the Southwest to visitors from all over the world.
The museum is part of the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs and is located just off Interstate 25 at 4100 Dripping Springs Road in Las Cruces. An exhibit currently on display at the museum is the Cañada Alamosa Project with ancient agriculture from 4000 years ago located in West Central New Mexico.
For more information visit their website at www.nmfarmandranchmuseum.org.