Calendar of Events, Socorro 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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2013 County Fair Schedule.
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Valencia Extension to host fourth Home and Garden Expo
New Mexico State University's Valencia County Extension will present its fourth Home and Garden Expo, from 7:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, March 14, at UNM-Valencia Campus.
Keynote speaker Joran Viers, NMSU urban horticulturalist, will speak on the benefits of gardening to open the event.
Participants will be able to choose between two tracks of programs - gardening and the home.
There is no fee for the event, but participants are asked to RSVP by Monday, March 10. Register by calling the Valencia County Cooperative Extension Service office at 505-565-3002. More info...
For more information, contact Laura Bittner, at 505-565-3002.
Ranchers' Roundtable at Corona addresses herd health
Ranchers will have an opportunity to ask two of New Mexico's top veterinarians their questions about herd health during a Ranchers' Roundtable on Wednesday, March 19, at New Mexico State University's Southwest Center for Rangeland Sustainability in Corona.
Panel members will be John Wenzel, NMSU Extension veterinarian, Tim Hanosh, director of New Mexico Department of Agriculture's state diagnostic lab, and John Pollreis, Zoetis pharmaceutical's technical service veterinarian.
The program will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch will be served. For directions to the center, visit the Corona Range and Livestock Research Center's website at coronasc.nmsu.edu.
For more information, contact Shad Cox at 575-849-1015.