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Tanager Coffee Roasters Las Cruces Project Four Farms

Tanager Coffee Roasters is a small operation based in Portland, OR. The last time I was in Portland I got to hang out with CJ, Tanager’s founder and roaster, and have a couple beers with him. 399 more words


Seeding Over Time

I had my doubts…I really, really did. A good seed mix was crafted, with the planting and irrigation design, for establishment and during drought.

I expected more variety, not just some rye. 296 more words


Las Cruces Schools Protest by Damien Willis

Check out my friend, Damien Willis stories & extra coverage on yesterday’s & today’s student walkouts due to students & parents who are against taking New Mexico’s standardized test, the PARCC. 12 more words

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From Cars to Spray Paint Cans Las Cruces Artist Luis Navarro Can Do it all!

Although I usually write about people and events in El Paso, Luis and his work aren’t complete strangers to El Paso. Besides I think Luis and his art are an exception! 411 more words

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Hundreds of students hold #PARCCWalkout in New Mexico districts [photos, video]

Highland High in #ABQ also walked out to protest #PARCC testing #PARCCWALKOUT #walkouts15 #nmpol pic.twitter.com/fJ7jqp5wmq

— Russell Contreras (@RussContreras) March 2, 2015

It’s a “NO PARCC-ing” zone in several New Mexico school districts this morning as students conducted walkouts over the disruptive, time-sucking, privacy-undermining Common Core-aligned tests.

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Edge of Reveg

One cold and blustery day over 3 years ago, landscape contractor Robert Macias and I walked the linear ponding areas, in advance of their revegetation seeding once it warmed up. 265 more words


Day 1: Tucson to Las Cruces

We started our day getting up at 6am.. Zoey had already been walking all over me since 5 something lol. We had some coffee, breakfast,  packed up the RV, hitched up the car, dumped the tanks, and pulled out of the park around 9am!!! 348 more words