Farm to Table New Mexico http://www.farmtotablenm.org Promoting locally based agriculture through education, community outreach and networking. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:24:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Integrated Pest Management and Native Pollinators http://www.farmtotablenm.org/2014/02/integrated-pest-management-and-native-pollinators/ http://www.farmtotablenm.org/2014/02/integrated-pest-management-and-native-pollinators/#comments Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:50:46 +0000 http://www.farmtotablenm.org/?p=1662 Pocket Guide to the Beneficial Insects of New Mexico,Tessa R. Grasswitz and David R. Dreesen

Pocket Guide to the Native Bees of New Mexico,Tessa R. Grasswitz and David R. Dreesen

Contact Tess Grasswitz, NMSU Extension at 505-865-7340, tgrasswi@nmsu.edu

 

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Sample Letters of Support for SB 80 and HB 100 http://www.farmtotablenm.org/2013/02/sample-letters-of-support-for-sb-80-and-hb-100/ http://www.farmtotablenm.org/2013/02/sample-letters-of-support-for-sb-80-and-hb-100/#comments Mon, 18 Feb 2013 22:21:28 +0000 http://farmtotablenm.org/?p=427 Continue reading ]]> In the 2013 Legislative Session the NM Food and Agriculture Policy Council is supporting two initiatives:

1) Healthy Kids-Healthy Economy – a request for $1.4 million for schools to purchase fresh produce from New Mexico farmers.

Here is a sample letter of support for our Healthy Kids-Healthy Economy bills: SB 8o and HB 338 NM Grown Produce for School Meals.

2) Funding for New Mexico farmers’ markets – a request for $85,000 to promote nutrition education and access for underserved populations across the state.

Here is a sample letter of support for the statewide Farmers Market Funding bills: HB 100 and SB 219 Develop and Promote NM Farmers Markets.

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