Calendar of Events, Rio Arriba County
Below is a list of events sponsored by the College or of interest
to our clientele. Events are tracked all over the state; the maps
next to each event indicate where the event is taking place. If
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2014 County Fair Schedule.
This list is filtered to show only events in Rio Arriba County.
ASC-Alcalde Annual Field Day
Visit the NMSU Alcalde Sustainable Agriculture Science Center website for more information in this year's field day. More info...
For more information, contact Steven Guldan at 505-852-4241.
NMSU to host pueblo and community agricultural conference in Santa Fe
New Mexico State University's New Mexico Outreach Project is hosting a two-day conference, New Mexico Pueblo and Community Agriculture Conference on Thursday, Aug. 14, and Friday, Aug. 15, at the Santa Fe County 4-H Building, 3229 Rodeo Road, Santa Fe.
The program contains a wide variety of topics affecting livestock, crops and forage production.
Session topics include herd health, horse care, managing rangeland in drought conditions, wildlife damage, forage and vegetable production, invasive species control, soil health and fertility, and integrated pest management.
Programs will be presented by NMSU Extension specialist Marcy Ward, Jason Turner, Nick Ashcroft, Sam Smallidge, Leonard Lauriault, Rick Arnold, Carol Sutherland and Robert Flynn.
Representatives of the Farm Service Agency, Natural Resource Conservation Service and the National Agriculture Statistics Service will provide U.S. Department of Agriculture agency updates.
Registration for both days of the conference is $50 before Aug. 4 and $60 at the door. Pre-registration is important to ensure that adequate seating space and meals are available. Call Augusta at 505-852-2668 to pre-register. Scholarships for the full registration fee are available. Contact Joseph Garcia at 505-852-0480 or 505-927-9611; Tory Hougland at 505-927-8750; or Judy Finley at 575-643-5507 for information on scholarships More info...
For more information, contact Edmond Gomez.