Save the Date: Annual Buyer/Producer Event on February 29

Download and share the flyer for this eventFood buyers and local producers are invited to attend the 2024 New Mexico Grown Buyer-Producer Meeting, held virtually on Thursday, February 29th from 1:00-4:00 pm. If you want to sell locally grown and raised products to local schools, senior centers, preschools, and food banks, or if you want to begin purchasing from NM …

A shopper places dried pinto beans in a bag into a shopping cart.

Request For Proposal for New Mexico grown produce opening December 11

The Food Depot, through the USDA LFPA Regional Farm to Food Bank program, and on behalf of the five regional food banks in New Mexico with locations in Gallup, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Clovis, and Farmington, is soliciting proposals for produce purchase. Produce purchased from New Mexican producers and/or aggregating businesses are intended to address food insecurity in all 33 counties …

Upcoming: Kids’ Kitchens Listening Sessions (Statewide)

We are pleased to announce that the New Mexico Public Education Department is hosting listening sessions across the State to inform the rulemaking process for SB4, which will kick off in early 2024. A priority for Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham during the 2023 legislative session, SB4 aims to increase student access to – and the quality of – school meals …

Upcoming Event on October 26: Cultivate Wellness in Your Community

Local food producers and institutional food buyers in the southwest region of New Mexico are invited to join us at an event to build strong relationships and create healthier New Mexico communities. On Thursday, October 26, we will host a regional networking event at The Commons: Center for Food Security and Sustainability, located at 501 E. 13th Street, Silver City, …

Save the Date: Regional Networking Event on September 26

Local food producers and institutional food buyers are invited to join us at an event to build strong relationships and create healthier New Mexico communities. On Tuesday, September 26, we will host a regional networking event at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, located at 2401 12th Street NW, Albuquerque, NM from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Event Agenda 4:00 p.m.: Welcome …