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The New Mexico Farmers' Marketing Association hosts the following trainings and events. Check back as we add more registration opportunities! 

 
  • Food Safety Training workshops

  • Marketing Workshops for farmers (Coming soon!)

  • NMFMA Annual Conference (for market managers, farmers, and community organizers)

  • Double Up Food Bucks trainings

  • Community Health Worker Trainings
     



April 24 Taos County Tier 1 Risk-Based Food Safety Workshop
04/24/19


 Tier I Risk-Based Food Safety Workshop
Not Forgotten Outreach Farm
610 Paseo del Pueblo Norte

Taos, New Mexico
 Wednesday, April 24, 10am - 4pm


FOOD SAFETY IS GOOD BUSINESS!
Whether you are new to food safety concepts, would like to learn more about how the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will impact you, or are thinking about having a third party audit, this introductory training will help you assess your understanding of food safety.

You will leave the training with a basic understanding of what food safety Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) look like on a farm, and next steps for your own farm. The workshop will also ready you for Tier 2 and Tier 3 training where you create a custom Risk-Based Food Safety Plan for your farm, and prepare for a third party audit or produce safety rule compliance. Trainings are conducted by local specialists and extension agents.

Lunch and materials are included. 

COST FOR ATTENDANCE: This training is FREE for members of the New Mexico Farmers' Marketing Association (NMFMA). Annual NMFMA membership for individual farmers is $25 and includes trainings and many other benefits. Cost for non-members is $75.
*Scholarships are available - please contact Anita Adalja at anita@farmersmarketsnm.org
 for an application.

Location: Not Forgotten Outreach Farm
610 Paseo del Pueblo Norte
Taos, NM


Register Now for the April 24th Taos County Food Safety Training!






May 2 Curry County Tier 1 Risk-Based Food Safety Workshop
05/02/19


 Tier I Risk-Based Food Safety Workshop
Nelson Farm 
2248 Cr-C
Texico, New Mexico
 Thursday, May 2, 10am - 3pm


FOOD SAFETY IS GOOD BUSINESS!
Whether you are new to food safety concepts, would like to learn more about how the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will impact you, or are thinking about having a third party audit, this introductory training will help you assess your understanding of food safety.

You will leave the training with a basic understanding of what food safety Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) look like on a farm, and next steps for your own farm. The workshop will also ready you for Tier 2 and Tier 3 training where you create a custom Risk-Based Food Safety Plan for your farm, and prepare for a third party audit or produce safety rule compliance. Trainings are conducted by local specialists and extension agents.

Lunch and materials are included. 

COST FOR ATTENDANCE: This training is FREE for members of the New Mexico Farmers' Marketing Association (NMFMA). Annual NMFMA membership for individual farmers is $25 and includes trainings and many other benefits. Cost for non-members is $75.
*Scholarships are available - please contact Anita Adalja at anita@farmersmarketsnm.org
 for an application.

Location: Nelson Farm
2248 Cr-C
Texico, NM 88135


Register Now for the May 2nd Curry County Food Safety Training!






May 3 Curry County Tier 2 Risk-Based Food Safety Plan Workshop
05/03/19 - 05/03/19


Tier II Risk-Based Food Safety Plan Workshop
Curry County Extension Office
818 N.Main Street

Clovis NM 88101
Friday, May 3, 2019
9am-2pm

Create Your Own Food Safety Action Plan


Are your wholesale customers asking to see your food safety plan?  Are you considering a food safety certification like GAP?  This Tier 2, intermediate workshop will walk you through completing a Risk-Based Food Safety Plan. This risk assessment will be customized to your farm, and will act as your operations manual to ensure continuous improvement and implementation of food safety practices. 

Your completed Risk-Based Food Safety Plan will be benchmarked to the Harmonized GAP standard, preparing you for our Tier 3 training, if you want to achieve GAP certification. The workshop will be led by local Extension Agents and food safety specialists. Please bring a laptop if you would like to complete your Risk-Based Food Safety Plan in Excel. 

Refreshments and materials are included. 

COST FOR ATTENDANCE: This training is FREE for members of the New Mexico Farmers' Marketing Association (NMFMA). Annual NMFMA membership for individual farmers is $25 and includes trainings and many other benefits. If you are not a member, please bring a check or cash to workshop. If you are in need of financial assistance, please contact Anita at anita@farmersmarketsnm.org. 
Location: Curry County Extension Office
818 N.Main Street
Clovis, NM 88101


Register Now for the May 3, 2019 Tier 2 Food Safety Training!




Light refreshments will be provided. Please bring a laptop if you have one.
The address is Curry County Extension Office - 818 N.Main Street, Clovis, NM 88101 Thank you!

Contact Anita Adalja at Anita@farmersmarketsnm.org or at 412-477-4686 with any questions.