Farm to Table New Mexico http://www.farmtotablenm.org Promoting locally based agriculture through education, community outreach and networking. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:40:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 We need a good turn out! Please join us for the NM Food & Ag Policy Committee Meeting & Legislative Education Study Committee Hearing http://www.farmtotablenm.org/2014/10/we-need-a-good-turn-out-please-join-us-for-the-nm-food-ag-policy-committee-meeting-legislative-education-study-committee-hearing/ http://www.farmtotablenm.org/2014/10/we-need-a-good-turn-out-please-join-us-for-the-nm-food-ag-policy-committee-meeting-legislative-education-study-committee-hearing/#comments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:38:01 +0000 http://www.farmtotablenm.org/?p=2245 Continue reading ]]> We need a good turn out! Please join us for a NM Food & Ag Policy Committee Meeting & Legislative Education Study Committee Hearing Presentations

VENUE:  Capital Building/Roundhouse in Santa Fe

Meet 1:30pm in ROOM #321 for a Prep Meeting

We’re estimating that Presentations to the Committee will be from 2:30 – 3:30pm 

Debrief (outcomes) and Next Steps will be from 3:30 – 4:30pm at Room #321

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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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