Agriculture Collaborative


The Agriculture Collaborative meetings are now quarterly. Meeting details are subject to change.


This dynamic group is made up of: 

  • Agricultural organizations
  • Citizens
  • Community activists
  • Economic development specialists
  • Farmers
  • Food buyers
  • Food processors
  • Growers
  • Producers
  • Professors
  • Representatives from government agencies
  • Retail operations and manufacturing companies
  • Scientists
A Guided Tour of Los Poblanos Lavender Fields

We are committed to improving the sustainability and profitability of local food and agriculture in New Mexico's mid region.


  • Focus on developing new or more accessible markets for local agricultural products
  • Maintain a regional forum for discussing and resolving local food and agricultural issues
  • Preserve and protect agricultural lands in the region
  • Promote and support a consistent supply of local agricultural products
  • Promote and support local growers' markets
  • Seek and obtain funding to achieve the long range goals of the Agriculture Collaborative

Read more (PDF) about the Agriculture Collaborative's mission and goals.