East Mountain Organic Farms

East Mountain Organic Farms is located 29 miles southeast in the Manzano Mountains from Albuquerque. Nestled in a valley in what was called San Isidro surrounded by pine trees near Escabosa NM. The land has been in the family of Steve, and Tomas Apodaca for over the last century. Originally owned by their grandfather Frank C Mora, the land was handed down to Celina Mora de Apodaca, their mother. She then handed it down to Steve, and Tomas. East Mountain Organic Farms was formed in 2006, and became certified organic in June of 2007. EMO farms offers quality produce grown under strict organic guidelines.

Listing last updated on Jan 18, 2011

3 varieties of Garlic, Pan Squash, Green, beans, Cauliflower, Radish, Dikons, Corn, Tomato, Onions, Melons, Cabbage, Spinach, Jalapenos, Pumpkins,Yellow Squash, Zucchini, Purple Viking Potatoes, Yukon Gold Potatoes, Broccoli, Beets,Lettuce

Season:  June through October

Type:  single farm

Since:  2006

Full Share:  

Work Req?  No

Schedule and Location:

Ranchitos market, saturdays, 07:00am-12:00pm
8th St. Market, Saturdays, 07:00am- 12:00pm
Uptown Market, Saturdays 07:00a.m. -12:00p.m

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I've been going to the local farmers markets now for quite sometime, and I have really noticed a big difference in the EMO's organic vegetables. I have tried many comparisons between the organic food that I buy at Smiths and Albertsons that say they are from California compared to the EMO vegetables and you can tell that the local lasts longer, stays fresher, and tastes a 100% better.... [more]

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