Bernalillo County Cooperative Extension Service
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For winter weather delays, the Bernalillo County Office will follow the Bernalillo County and/or Albuquerque Public Schools schedule. Please check with the office or media announcements for up-to-date information or cancellation.
The Bernalillo County Extension Office will be closed on Nov 26 and 27 in observance of Thanksgiving.
If you have a cooking question those days, please contact the Turkey Hotline at 800-288-8372.
Major Program Areas
IN THE NEWS...
The 2015 Bernalillo County Extension Program Plan 4-H provides an overview of the goals and outreach the office has achieved and plans to conduct for 2015. As the office gears up for the 2015-2016 school year, many of these goals will still be in place and a new calendar of events will be published. The new 4-H year will begin on October 1.
HOLIDAY FOOD RESOURCES
Make and Take holiday gifts and crafts Cost $10
Pre-registration required for all events. More Details...
Upcoming CONFERENCES + FIELD DAYS
Forage Workshop Dec 1 in Valencia County
Pesticide Workshop Dec 2 in Truth or Consequences, NM. 5 CEUs offered.
Sustainable Agriculture Workshops Dec 16 at UNM Valencia Campus, Los Lunas, NM. Featuring Hydroponics and Aquaponics discussions.
NM Agriculture Resilience Workshop Jan 13 in Albuquerque, NM.
Home composting classes for the public:
Area Growers and Farmers Markets
Most markets are closed for the growing season, but a few here in Albuquerque will have winter market dates.
Also, check in with local food trucks and restaurants which buy produce from local farmers.
2016 MASTER GARDENER Program - FULL
Registration for the 2016 Master Gardener class in Bernalillo County is full. Please check neighboring counties for availability or wait until Aug 2016 for next year's class registration.
Classes runs January-April, with volunteering through October each year.
More information here. contact Graeme Davis 243-1386 with any questions.