News & Events

Santa Fe County Sustainability Division announces County backyard composting program

March 17, 2023
Santa Fe County is excited to announce an opportunity for residents to participate in the annual backyard composting program.

Due May 12: Healthy Soil Grant Applications Now Open!!

April 26, 2022
Grant Writing Support Available!! Find information about the grant program and the application forms at the New Mexico of Agriculture Department website. Now posted: In tandem with the launch of the FY23 application period for Healthy Soil Program grants, New Mexico Department of Agriculture (NMDA) hosted two webinars – one for Eligible Entities and one for Individual Applicants – offering a guided tour of this year’s application process.

Healthy Soil Program: Application dates announced

March 7, 2022
New Mexico Department of Agriculture announced an 8-week application period for FY23 Healthy Soil Program grants, opening Friday, March 18, 2022 and closing Thursday, May 12, 2022.

Can you grow cannabis? See the County's New Regs

Santa Fe County Cannabis Ordinance

Congreso de las Acequias 2021 - December 4th!

November 12, 2021
Register for the Congreso "Corazón y Querencia: Acequias and the Way Forward"

Supporting Microfarms

November 9, 2021

Good Earth Films

November 2, 2021

USDA Informational Series

April 9, 2021
Please join the New Mexico Acequia Association in their five part USDA Program series. See the link to information and registration. Thanks to the NM Acequia Association for making the information about the many USDA programs available to all!

New Mexico Grown Buyer/Grower Meeting 2/3/21

January 29, 2021
Meeting Topics: Procurement 101, Budget Strategies, New Mexico Grown Panel, Regional Breakouts, Selling to Institutions, Approved Supplier Programs, Farm Risk Assessment/Food Safety Plan Register in Advance!

Funding for Startups

December 4, 2020

HelpNM National Farmworkers Jobs Program

September 21, 2020
WHAT WE OFFER • On the Job Training • Work Experience • Classroom Training • Specialized Training • Emergency Assistance • Pesticide Training

Extra produce? Sell Here!

September 18, 2020
If you have extra produce and are interested in selling to locations such as senior centers, childcare centers, restaurants, or schools, please cut-and-paste this link: and fill out a one-minute form so that the New Mexico Farmers’ Marketing Association can connect you with buyers.

Join Edible's Support Local Guide

April 11, 2020
Edible NM has created a Support Local Guide. You can submit your own business on the site if you are interested.

Join the Santa Fe Food Policy Council

February 21, 2020
The Santa Fe Food Policy Council is devoted to creating and maintaining a regional food system that provides safe and nutritious food at reasonable prices to all residents, particularly those in need.

The AgriGate of Santa Fe County

If you’re a local producer, buyer, agricultural business or community member, your participation is integral to the success of The AgriGate. 

Join us at the table and become part of our County’s food community story.