Garden your way to sustainability

By Junko Featherston / NM News Port

A UNM garden expert says, as our climate heats up, New Mexicans need to be more mindful of their water usage and food waste. 

News Port’s Junko Featherston spoke with Amara Szrom, head coordinator for UNM’s Lobo Gardens, and filed this audio report.

Students growing crops at UNM Lobo Gardens. The produce will be available at La Posada Dining Hall on campus. Junko Featherston / NM News Port

UNM Lobo Gardens welcomes volunteers. Find our more at the Gardens website.

Junko Featherston is a half-Japanese New Mexican, born and raised in Albuquerque. She is currently a senior majoring in multimedia journalism and minoring in Japanese language. You can follow her on Twitter at @UNMJunko