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Agriculture-related wildfire recovery meeting set for Aug. 10 in Sierra County (August 2, 2022)
Open forum to discuss pecan weevil quarantine set for July 27 in Tularosa (July 20, 2022)
Agriculture-related informational open house set for July 14 in Mora County (July 7, 2022)
State of New Mexico encourages wildfire-impacted landowners to apply for federal emergency watershed protection assistance (June 27, 2022)
New Mexico Agricultural Innovation and Trade Mission to England, Scotland set for June 25-July 3 (June 22, 2022)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture commercial wins second award, Telly Awards Bronze (June 13, 2022)
NMDA’s Agricultural Workforce Development Program application period opens June 10 (June 6, 2022)
Agriculture, natural resources fire assistance open house set for June 9 in Las Vegas (June 3, 2022)
$5 Challenge promotes New Mexico agricultural products (May 31, 2022)
Deadline extended for New Mexico Department of Agriculture Healthy Soil Program grant applications (May 12, 2022)
The Fresh Chile Co. brings home the gold at SIAL America trade show (May 11, 2022)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture commercial produced by Media Matched Advertising wins first-tier Silver ADDY Award (May 10, 2022)
Wildfire Community Preparedness Day May 7 is reminder for New Mexicans to stay vigilant (May 6, 2022)
New Mexico chile industry meeting set for May 10 (May 2, 2022)
Grant funding available for New Mexico organic operations (April 12, 2022)
Chile Labor Incentive Program funding available (April 8, 2022)
AgriFuture event registration deadline fast approaching (March 29, 2022)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture plans pesticide disposal event in April (March 29, 2022)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture accepting Healthy Soil Program grant applications beginning March 18, 2022 (March 11, 2022)
NMDA receives grant to bolster mental health resources in New Mexico (March 7, 2022)
Public hearing regarding NMDA rulemaking procedure amendments scheduled for April 13 (February 22, 2022)
AgriFuture event comes to Albuquerque in May (February 16, 2022)
February is National Pesticide Safety Education Month (February 11, 2022)
Executive budget recommendation includes investments in hunger initiatives, economy, preparedness (January 7, 2022)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture to hold specialty crop grant program workshops in January (January 5, 2022)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture to host Healthy Soil Program outreach webinars in January (January 4, 2022)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture reminds public of pecan regulations (November 30, 2021)
Chile Labor Incentive Program extended to Jan. 31 (November 17, 2021)
Firewood consumers are encouraged to know the law (November 4, 2021)
Nov. 15 pecan weevil exterior quarantine public hearing terminated (October 27, 2021)
Four individuals receive 2021 Rounders Award (October 26, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture plans pesticide disposal events in October (October 12, 2021)
AG Day celebrates everything New Mexico agriculture Sept. 25 (September 16, 2021)
NMDA’s State Metrology Lab receives top accuracy certification (September 8, 2021)
Funding available to New Mexico organic producers and handlers (September 2, 2021)
Battle of the Salsas and New Mexico Green Chile Cheeseburger Challenge return to 2021 State Fair (September 1, 2021)
Reds, Whites and Brews Happy Hours, Country Store celebrate local tastes and flavors (August 30, 2021)
AG Day event returns Sept. 25 (August 9, 2021)
Ag businesses may apply for internship funding through NMDA’s Agricultural Workforce Development Program (August 2, 2021)
New Mexico Organic Farming Conference returns in August as four-part series (July 28, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture verifies chile products are properly labeled (July 26, 2021)
Agriculture industry photos sought for “NM Ag Never Stops” display at New Mexico State Fair (July 12, 2021)
NMDA recognizes exemplary employees with 2021 awards (July 2, 2021)
Food, agriculture industry encouraged to attend cybersecurity webinar July 8 (July 1, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture partners with City of Albuquerque and Bernalillo County on pollinator-friendly projects (June 21, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture accepting Healthy Soil Program grant applications (May 28, 2021)
NMDA to host export training seminar for New Mexico agriculturalists June 17 (May 27, 2021)
Agriculture industry suppliers in Doña Ana County invited to join Borderplex Alliance Manufacturing Supplier Association (May 24, 2021)
Good Food Foundation Virtual Mercantile to feature seven New Mexico ag businesses May 26 (May 18, 2021)
Food Protection Alliance Celebrates 10th Anniversary (May 13, 2021)
National Wildfire Awareness Month is Reminder to Stay Vigilant (May 3,2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture to host Healthy Soil Program webinar May 21 (April 26,2021)
AgriFuture returns June 21 (April 19, 2021)
New Mexico Celebrates National Pecan Day April 14 (April 14, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture to host virtual export training seminars (March 25, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture Petroleum inspectors help protect consumers at the pump (March 18, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture to host Pesticide Disposal Event for the Public in Portales March 30 (March 16, 2021)
New Mexico Ag businesses encouraged to apply for good food foundation opportunity (March 15, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture to Host Healthy Soil Program Virtual Listening Sessions (March 9, 2021)
New Mexico Agricultural producers encouraged to take advantage of drought management resources (March 2, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture launches campaign to promote local agricultural products (January 14, 2021)
Pet food recall issued for product shipped to New Mexico (January 13, 2021)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture Accepting Applicants for Specialty Crop Grant Program (January 13, 2021)
Latest New Mexico Agricultural Statistics Bulletin released (December 10, 2020)
New Mexico agricultural producers encouraged to attend drought management virtual sessions (November 24, 2020)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture hosts pesticide disposal events in November (October 27, 2020)
USDA approves New Mexico hemp production regulatory plan (October 23, 2020)
Grant Opens Door to Find Ways to Improve Our Land, Water and Economy (October 14, 2020)
Agriculture industry is second-most favorable in the state according to perception survey (September 29, 2020)
NMSU Regents approve NMDA’s proposed amendment to Commercial Feeds rule (September 18, 2020)
NMDA and New Mexico State Fair announce virtual Battle of the Salsas (August 28, 2020)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture identifies unsolicited foreign seeds (August 26, 2020)
NMDA calls for participation in New Mexico green chile contest (August 24, 2020)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture warns residents not to plant unsolicited foreign seeds (July 28, 2020)
NMDA accepting healthy soil program grant applications (July 24, 2020)
New Mexico Secretary of Agriculture appointed to USDA advisory committee on agriculture statistics (July 23, 2020)
USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program deadline is Aug. 28 (July 17, 2020)
NMDA takes innovative approaches to serve the public amid COVID-19 pandemic (July 13, 2020)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture releases updated noxious weed list (July 10, 2020)
Virtual public hearing regarding commercial feed rule amendment scheduled for July 29 (June 25, 2020)
New Mexico Secretary of Agriculture appointed to U.S. EPA Farm, Ranch, and Rural Communities Committee (June 19, 2020)
2020 Census Deadline Extended to Oct. 31 Due to Covid-19 (June 12, 2020)
Secretary Perdue, Secretary Witte announce broadband investments to households in rural New Mexico (May 5, 2020)
NM food industry unites to deliver food to needy (April 24, 2020)
New Mexico Agriculture Secretary encourages those in agriculture industry to complete 2020 Census (April 21, 2020)
New Mexico State University’s Seed to Supper Program provides access to seeds for New Mexicans (April 20, 2020)
New Mexico Departments of Agriculture and Tourism promote local businesses during stay-at-home order (April 17, 2020)
Vesicular Stomatitis Confirmed in New Mexico Horses (April 15, 2020)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture’s State Chemist Laboratory receives international accreditation (March 6, 2020)
New Mexico Organic Farming Conference announces 2020 award recipients (March 5, 2020)
Dr. Tim Hanosh of NMDA and NMSU named 2019 Veterinarian of the Year (February 13, 2020)
Registration open for 2020 AgriFuture Educational Institute (February 12, 2020)
New Mexico Agribusinesses Encouraged to Register for International Trade Mission (January 30, 2020)
New Mexico Food & Farms and School Nutrition Day Awards Ceremony set for Feb. 6 (January 29, 2020)
Preliminary Data Shows New Mexico’s 2019 Pecan Production Reached Record High (January 25, 2020)
Workshops Announced for New Mexico specialty Crop Funding (January 25, 2020)
New Mexico Organic Farming Conference Provides Opportunity to Learn and Connect (January 10, 2020)
Public Should Be Aware Of New Mexico Pecan Weevil Quarantine (December 17, 2019)
New Mexico Livestock Board Executive Director Appointed (November 22, 2019)
Healthy Soil Program Education, Outreach Funding Available (November 18, 2019)
Take the $5 challenge at the sixth annual HomeGrown event (November 18, 2019)
Firewood Consumers Are Encouraged To Know The Law (October 30, 2019)
Farm To School Site Visit Held At Bernalillo Middle School Oct. 24 (October 24, 2019)
Dino Cornay, RW Hampton receive 2019 Rounders Award (October 24, 2019)
New Mexico Leads Nation In Pecan Production (October 14, 2019)
Nashville Performer and Las Cruces Native To Sing At AG Day OCT. 5 (September 25, 2019)
NMDA Extends Healthy Soil Program Pilot Project Grant Proposal Deadline (September 23, 2019)
NMDA and NMSU College of Aces Present Seventh Consecutive AG Day Event (September 10, 2019)
New Mexico Taste the Tradition Country Store at New Mexico State Fair Offers Local Products (September 6, 2019)
Red, White and Brews Happy Hours Bring Local Flavor to New Mexico State Fair (September 6, 2019)
NMDA Accepting Healthy Soil Program Pilot Project Grant Proposals (September 5, 2019)
Pioneer NMSU Horticulturist to Be Named to National Agricultural Hall of Fame (September 5, 2019)
NMSU Regents Approve NMDA’s Proposed Hemp Manufacturing Rule (September 4, 2019)
NMDA to Host Battle of the Salsas at 2019 New Mexico State Fair (August 28, 2019)
NASDA Foundation Awards NMDA $25,000 to Address Pecan Weevil Issue in New Mexico (August 22, 2019)
Elevate NM Agriculture Launch Event is Aug. 20 in Santa Fe (August 6, 2019)
Officials Announce Recommendations As Result of VSV Among NM Horses (July 16, 2019)
Register by July 15 for Americas Food and Beverage Show & Conference in Miami SEPT. 23-24 (June 25, 2019)
Hemp Manufacturing Act Public Hearings Set for June 27-28 (June 3, 2019)
Deadline extended to June 14 for New Mexico Ag & Innovation Trade Mission to Brazil Aug. 11-19 (May 20, 2019)
New Mexico Hemp Growers Must Obtain License From NMDA (May 6, 2019)
Census of agriculture data reveals young farmers, farmers with  military service play key role in New Mexico (April 18, 2019)
Japan & Europe specialty food & beverage inbound trade missions set for Oct. 21-22 in New Mexico (March 29, 2019)
Deadline to register for Mexico HRI Foodservice Outbound Trade Mission this summer is April 26 (March 20, 2019)
New Mexico Organic Farming Conference announces 2019 award recipient (March, 18, 2019)
Ag Reporting Hotline Available to Report Suspicious Activity (January, 24, 2019)
NMDA to host specialty crop grant workshops Jan 31 – Feb 7 (January, 17, 2019)
New Mexico Organic Farming Conference is Feb. 15-16 (January, 15, 2019)