New Mexico VA Health Care System
Annual VA Growers Market Starting Soon
June 8, 2017
ALBUQUERQUE – The annual VA Growers Market will open July 12 at the Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center, 1501 San Pedro Drive SE, in Albuquerque.
The market will operate from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday between Building 1 and the Recreation Hall (Bldg. 2). Previous VA Growers Markets featured fresh apples, beans, chile peppers, squash, tomatoes, honey and other natural treats, in addition to handmade soaps and craftwork.
The market is expected to operate until mid-October and is sponsored by the Veterans Canteen Service. Anyone interested in participating in this year’s market should call Mary Varnado at (505) 265-1711, extension 5982 for more information.