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April 18 - Leadership Students Study Historic Acequias Of Northern New Mexico

Apr 18, 2016

Parciante Jim Roberts supervises CSU students in Chimayo
Credit by Deborah Martinez

Recently we explored the topic of New Mexico’s acequias, or ditches - how they are maintained, and what the governor’s veto of funding for every repair project means. For a podcast of that feature, Click Here.  Today KSFR’s Deborah Martinez talks with young members of a Colorado State University leadership class who’ve been getting to know Northern New Mexico’s farmers and their centuries-old tradition of irrigation.