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L. Neil Burcham

Title: Associate Professor of Animal Science
Major Field of Interest: Animal Production

Email Address: burcham@nmsu.edu
Office Phone: 575-646-2309


  • B.S., Animal Science, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, 1963
  • M.S., Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, 1971

Courses Taught:

  • Animal Science 200 Introduction to Meat Animal Production
  • Animal Science 303 Livestock Evaluation
  • Animal Science 310 Exhibiting Livestock
  • Animal Science 314 Swine Production
  • Animal Science 353 Advanced Livestock Evaluation
  • Animal Science 390 Internship


  • State Swine Specialist (25 percent)


  • Coach of Livestock Judging Team; Supervisor of Swine Unit and Angus Cattle

Honors and Awards:

  • Honorary FFA Degree
  • College of Agriculture/Home Economics "Distinguished Teaching Award"
  • Donald C. Roush Award for Excellence in Teaching