1999 Taos Community Garden

Supporting Northern New Mexico Food Producers and Processors!

For the third year, TCEDC is sponsoring a community garden project to demonstrate the potential of farm to market enterprises and as a welfare to work pilot project.  The project also expanded its scope in 1998 as a community-supported agriculture model of consumer involvement and distribution.  This allowed for up-front funding from the consumers through sales of shares in the garden.  Over fifty shares were sold and the harvest was plentiful for each of the shareholders.  Shareholders, volunteers, work groups from ARC, local ancianos (elders), and welfare to work participants all joined in the tasks of cultivating and harvesting the garden produce.  In 1998, the remainder of each week's harvest, after the shareholder distribution.


The 1999 Community Garden Activities
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For more information,

contact TCEDC staff:

Tori Scott  and Amalio Madueno

To contact us:

PO Box 1389
1021 Salazar Rd. Taos, 87571
Phone: 505-758-8731
Fax: 505-758-3201