Tres Hermanas is a program of Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains Refugee and Asylee program in Albuquerque. Tres Hermanas works with the Albuquerque community of refugee farmers to ease integration and increase self-sufficiency by growing produce, accessing farmers markets, and improving English skills.
We are passionate about connecting people to place through the act of growing roots and producing food.
Operating as a community garden model in close coordination with Rio Grande Community Farm, our program is focused on building relationships between new Americans and improving mental and physical well-being through farming and connection to place. We hold joint workshops with community partners, one-on-one technical assistance for farmers, hands on growers’ market training, and a supportive community of gardeners! of
mentors, teachers and fellow gardeners.
Join Us at the 2022 Downtown Grower’s Market!
We will have a booth at the market beginning May 7th through October 22nd. Join us on the following dates – meet our farmers and purchase fresh produce from them.
Order directly from Tres Hermanas
Did you know you can purchase tomatoes, okra, and specialty produce (as available) directly from Tres Hermanas? Let us know what items you hope to purchase and we will put you in cotact with a farmer to establish a sale date and location. Typical items available include, but are not limited to, tomatoes, eggplant, okra, leafy greens, and Tres Hermanas Farm t-shirts. Click here.
ICAN’s Cooking & Nutrition Course and Seed to Supper courses will resume again in early summer of 2022. The cooking & nutrition courses focus on healthy eating and easy meal preparation to nourish families. The Seed to Supper course walks beginner gardeners/farmers through the steps and knowledge needed to be a successful grower in our unique climate here in Albuquerque, NM. Watch for more information.
We love volunteers! Interested in helping at the farm? Assisting with the Tres Hermanas market booth? Helping with English skills? Donating time and Resources? Contact us!
Empowering through Micro-enterprise
This three-tier program is designated to empower individuals and increase self-sufficiency through the act of farming. Learn more.
Meet Our Farm Manager
Becca is a Montana transplant and comes to the Tres Hermanas Farm manager position with past food security & food justice experience working as a Peace Corps volunteer in The Gambia, Americorps volunteer for Roadrunner Food Bank and managing her own cut flower & veggie farm in the South Valley of Albuquerque. She looks forward to cultivating relationships with refugees and building the farm program with them this season!
Donations can be made directly to Tres Hermanas Farm by indicating “RAPP/Tres Hermanas Farm” on all checks. Mail checks to Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains, 230 Truman St. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108. Thank you for your support!