Agricultural Experiment Station Events

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College in the "Agricultural Experiment Station" category. The maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place.

January 2022

Jan 19Dec 14
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Online
Ready, Set, GROW! Webinar Series

The Ready, Set, GROW! Webinar Series will be held every 3rd Wednesday of the month, 3 p.m., via Zoom.

With a surge in gardening questions and requests for gardening presentations the free gardening series is available to the public.

Dates: Jan. 19; Feb. 16; Mar. 16; Apr. 20; May 18; June 15; July 20; Aug. 17; Sep. 21; Oct. 19; Nov. 16; Dec. 14

More info...
For more information, contact Marisa Thompson at 505-865-7340.

Statewide Calendar

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 you would like to filter your results to a particular county, visit the county calendar listing.

January 2022

Jan 15Apr 28
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Online and in-person
Master Gardener Virtual Training Program - San Juan CES

The Master Gardener Virtual Training Program - San Juan CES will be held Jan. 15 - Apr. 28, online and optional monthly, in-person workshops.

The 16 week virtual training program is self-paced and participants may complete the course on their own time through out the week. Fee is $150 and deadline is Dec. 31 at 5 p.m.

More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie Hopkins Byers at 505-334-9496.
Jan 15Feb 19
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Tucumcari
Eastern NM Annies Project

The Eastern NM Annie's Project will be held Saturdays, Jan. 15 - Feb. 19, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 West Route 66 Blvd.

A national risk management program designed to empower women in agriculture. The six-week interactive course allows learning from experts in production, financial management, human resources, marketing, and the legal field.

Online registration available to pay with credit card or mailing a check. Early registration fee is $100 by Dec. 15; $125 afterwards. A networking lunch is included each week with the registration fee.

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Jan 17-31
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Online
Essentials of Customer Service Certificate Course

The Essentials of Customer Service Certificate Course will be held Jan. 17 - 31, via NMSU On-Demand.

The 12 week program is for anyone from high school age on up who wants to work in any type of customer service job. Restart New Mexico is paying the fees for the first 25 NM residents that register. Two other certificate programs will be available February 2022.

More info...
For more information, contact Jean Hertzman at 575-646-4786.
Jan 18Apr 26
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Albuquerque
Gardening Classes

The Gardening Classes will be held Jan. 18 - Apr. 26, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Albuquerque Garden Center, 10120 Lomas Blvd NE.

The Albuquerque Area Extension Master Gardener is offering in-person gardening classes for 2022! A $5 fee, per class, for non-Master Gardener members; to be paid at-the-door. Topics and speakers are subject to change without notice.

More info...
For more information, contact Sara Moran at 505-243-1386.
Jan 19Dec 14
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Online
Ready, Set, GROW! Webinar Series

The Ready, Set, GROW! Webinar Series will be held every 3rd Wednesday of the month, 3 p.m., via Zoom.

With a surge in gardening questions and requests for gardening presentations the free gardening series is available to the public.

Dates: Jan. 19; Feb. 16; Mar. 16; Apr. 20; May 18; June 15; July 20; Aug. 17; Sep. 21; Oct. 19; Nov. 16; Dec. 14

More info...
For more information, contact Marisa Thompson at 505-865-7340.
Jan 19Feb 23
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Online
Diabetes Program - Wednesdays

The Diabetes Program will be held Wednesdays, Jan. 19 - Feb. 23, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., via Zoom.

Are you at risk of diabetes? Enroll now for the National Diabetes Prevention Program by NMSU Extension. Join our lifestyle change program and decrease your risk for Type 2 diabetes. Take advantage of having a certified National DPP lifestyle coach guide you through an evidence-based program developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

More info...
For more information, contact Lucinda Banegas-Carreon at 575-646-2034.
Jan 20Feb 24
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Online
Diabetes Program - Thursdays

The Diabetes Program will be held Thursdays, Jan. 20 - Feb. 24, 6 to 7 p.m., via Zoom.

Are you at risk of diabetes? Enroll now for the National Diabetes Prevention Program by NMSU Extension. Join our lifestyle change program and decrease your risk for Type 2 diabetes. Take advantage of having a certified National DPP lifestyle coach guide you through an evidence-based program developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

More info...
For more information, contact Lucinda Banegas-Carreon at 575-646-2034.
Jan 24-28
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Online
4-H | Online Horse Bowl Tournament

The 4-H | Online Horse Bowl Tournament will be held Jan. 24 - 28, 7 to 10 p.m. MST, via Zoom.

Rules and supplementary information is available from your County 4-H Agent. Online registration will be done through the CES Office. Fee is $5/youth. Registration opens Dec. 1. Deadline: Jan. 10.

More info...
For more information, contact Jason Turner at 575-646-1242.
Jan 25-26
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Online
PSA Grower Training

The PSA (Produce Safety Alliance) Grower Training will be held Jan. 25 - 26, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days, via Zoom.

Online registration available! Pay with credit card or P-Card only! Fee is $45: NM residents or $90: Out-of-State residents. Deadline: Jan. 14 at 5 p.m. Registration is limited, register today!

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.
Jan 26
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Ruidoso
NM Cotton Growers Conference

The NM Cotton Growers Conference will be held Jan. 26, 8:30 to 4:30 p.m., Ruidoso Convention Center.

Topics include integrated weed management, FOV4 and industry updates, groundwater management, and more. $25 per person. Register by Jan. 20 to guarantee numbers for lunch.

For more information, contact Patrick Sullivan at 575-541-0584.
Jan 27
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Online
Suicide Prevention Workshop

The Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Suicide Prevention Workshop will be held Jan. 27, 11 a.m. MST, online.

Participants must be 18 years or older. No recording of this event will be available. Class size is limited, register early to save a seat. To be added to the waiting list, email Ansley Fey at afey@agrisafe.org. Brought to you by AgriSafe Network.

More info...
For more information, contact Karim Martinez at 575-646-2390.
Jan 27-28
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Ruidoso
Southwest Hay and Forage Conference

The Southwest Hay and Forage Conference will be held Jan. 27 - 28, Ruidoso Convention Center, 111 Sierra Blanca Drive.

The conference will address common issues that growers face daily, including baling challenges, high input costs, water management, and pest control.

Pre-registration is $125/person by Dec. 31 or pay at-the-door for $150. Annual NM Hay Association membership dues are $55. 5 CEUs available.

More info...
For more information, contact Mark Marsalis at 505-865-7340.
Jan 31Feb 1
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Las Cruces
New Mexico Chile Conference

The New Mexico Chile Conference will be held from Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 East University Avenue.

More info...
For more information, contact Chile Pepper Institute at 575-646-3028.

February 2022

Feb 12
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Albuquerque
Think Trees NM for Volunteers Workshop

The Think Trees NM for Volunteers Workshop will be held Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Bernalillo County Extension Office, 4-H Building, 1510 Menaul Blvd NW.

Think Trees NM is always proud to provide volunteers with educational opportunities to learn more about trees.

More info...
For more information, contact Sara Moran at 505-243-1386.
Feb 12
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Portales
TexMex Horse Judging Clinic

The TexMex Horse Judging Clinic will be held Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Roosevelt County Fairgrounds; 705 East Lime Street.

The Clinic will provide instruction for youth and coaches of all skill levels. Online registration available with the following fees: $45/youth and $10/adult. Registration opens Dec. 13. Deadline: Jan. 28.

More info...
For more information, contact Jason Turner at 575-646-1242.
Feb 22-23
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Online
PSA Grower Training

The PSA (Produce Safety Alliance) Grower Training will be held Feb. 22 - 23, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days, via Zoom.

Online registration available! Pay with credit card or P-Card only! Fee is $45: NM residents or $90: Out-of-State residents. Deadline: Feb. 11 at 5 p.m. Registration is limited, register today!

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.

March 2022

Mar 10
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Monticello, Utah
Sustainable Southwest Beef Project

The Sustainable Southwest Beef Project will be held Mar. 10, 12:30 to 4:00 p.m., Canyonlands Research Center, Dugout Ranch, Hwy 211, Mile Marker 0.

Come see the heritage Raramuri Criollo cattle and learn about novel strategies to support sustainable ranching in the southwest. The on-ranch demonstration is free and a boxed lunch will be provided.

More info...
For more information, contact Skye Aney at 575-646-4842.
Mar 29-30
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Online
PSA Grower Training

The PSA (Produce Safety Alliance) Grower Training will be held Mar. 29 - 30, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days, via Zoom.

Online registration available! Pay with credit card or P-Card only! Fee is $45: NM residents or $90: Out-of-State residents. Deadline: Mar. 18 at 5 p.m. Registration is limited, register today!

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.

April 2022

Apr 9
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Las Cruces
ACES Open House

The ACES Open House will be held Apr. 9, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Gerald Thomas Hall.

Please join us for this free event for the whole family!

Sponsored by NM Beef Council, United States Department of Agriculture, and Farm Credit of NM.

More info...
For more information, contact Priscilla Bloomquist at 575-646-2877.

June 2022

Jun 13-16
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Las Cruces
Capitals Summit

The Capitals Summit will be held June 13 – 16, NM Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum.

For more information or to request attendance to the Capitals Summit, please submit the the inquiry form. Full event title: Appreciative Inquiry and Community Capitals Summit: Creating a Shared Vision of a Resilient Food System.

More info...
For more information, contact Shannon Norris at 575-590-0030.

Featured Events

Below is a list of events sponsored by the College which are of interest to people across the state.

The maps next to each event indicate where the event is taking place.

January 2022

Jan 15Apr 28
Map Icon for Online and in-person
Online and in-person
Master Gardener Virtual Training Program - San Juan CES

The Master Gardener Virtual Training Program - San Juan CES will be held Jan. 15 - Apr. 28, online and optional monthly, in-person workshops.

The 16 week virtual training program is self-paced and participants may complete the course on their own time through out the week. Fee is $150 and deadline is Dec. 31 at 5 p.m.

More info...
For more information, contact Bonnie Hopkins Byers at 505-334-9496.
Jan 15Feb 19
Map Icon for Tucumcari
Tucumcari
Eastern NM Annies Project

The Eastern NM Annie's Project will be held Saturdays, Jan. 15 - Feb. 19, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tucumcari Convention Center, 1500 West Route 66 Blvd.

A national risk management program designed to empower women in agriculture. The six-week interactive course allows learning from experts in production, financial management, human resources, marketing, and the legal field.

Online registration available to pay with credit card or mailing a check. Early registration fee is $100 by Dec. 15; $125 afterwards. A networking lunch is included each week with the registration fee.

More info...
For more information, contact Susann Mikkelson at 575-461-0562.
Jan 17-31
Map Icon for Online
Online
Essentials of Customer Service Certificate Course

The Essentials of Customer Service Certificate Course will be held Jan. 17 - 31, via NMSU On-Demand.

The 12 week program is for anyone from high school age on up who wants to work in any type of customer service job. Restart New Mexico is paying the fees for the first 25 NM residents that register. Two other certificate programs will be available February 2022.

More info...
For more information, contact Jean Hertzman at 575-646-4786.
Jan 18Apr 26
Map Icon for Albuquerque
Albuquerque
Gardening Classes

The Gardening Classes will be held Jan. 18 - Apr. 26, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Albuquerque Garden Center, 10120 Lomas Blvd NE.

The Albuquerque Area Extension Master Gardener is offering in-person gardening classes for 2022! A $5 fee, per class, for non-Master Gardener members; to be paid at-the-door. Topics and speakers are subject to change without notice.

More info...
For more information, contact Sara Moran at 505-243-1386.
Jan 19Dec 14
Map Icon for Online
Online
Ready, Set, GROW! Webinar Series

The Ready, Set, GROW! Webinar Series will be held every 3rd Wednesday of the month, 3 p.m., via Zoom.

With a surge in gardening questions and requests for gardening presentations the free gardening series is available to the public.

Dates: Jan. 19; Feb. 16; Mar. 16; Apr. 20; May 18; June 15; July 20; Aug. 17; Sep. 21; Oct. 19; Nov. 16; Dec. 14

More info...
For more information, contact Marisa Thompson at 505-865-7340.
Jan 19Feb 23
Map Icon for Online
Online
Diabetes Program - Wednesdays

The Diabetes Program will be held Wednesdays, Jan. 19 - Feb. 23, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., via Zoom.

Are you at risk of diabetes? Enroll now for the National Diabetes Prevention Program by NMSU Extension. Join our lifestyle change program and decrease your risk for Type 2 diabetes. Take advantage of having a certified National DPP lifestyle coach guide you through an evidence-based program developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

More info...
For more information, contact Lucinda Banegas-Carreon at 575-646-2034.
Jan 20Feb 24
Map Icon for Online
Online
Diabetes Program - Thursdays

The Diabetes Program will be held Thursdays, Jan. 20 - Feb. 24, 6 to 7 p.m., via Zoom.

Are you at risk of diabetes? Enroll now for the National Diabetes Prevention Program by NMSU Extension. Join our lifestyle change program and decrease your risk for Type 2 diabetes. Take advantage of having a certified National DPP lifestyle coach guide you through an evidence-based program developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

More info...
For more information, contact Lucinda Banegas-Carreon at 575-646-2034.
Jan 24-28
Map Icon for Online
Online
4-H | Online Horse Bowl Tournament

The 4-H | Online Horse Bowl Tournament will be held Jan. 24 - 28, 7 to 10 p.m. MST, via Zoom.

Rules and supplementary information is available from your County 4-H Agent. Online registration will be done through the CES Office. Fee is $5/youth. Registration opens Dec. 1. Deadline: Jan. 10.

More info...
For more information, contact Jason Turner at 575-646-1242.
Jan 25-26
Map Icon for Online
Online
PSA Grower Training

The PSA (Produce Safety Alliance) Grower Training will be held Jan. 25 - 26, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days, via Zoom.

Online registration available! Pay with credit card or P-Card only! Fee is $45: NM residents or $90: Out-of-State residents. Deadline: Jan. 14 at 5 p.m. Registration is limited, register today!

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.
Jan 26
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Ruidoso
NM Cotton Growers Conference

The NM Cotton Growers Conference will be held Jan. 26, 8:30 to 4:30 p.m., Ruidoso Convention Center.

Topics include integrated weed management, FOV4 and industry updates, groundwater management, and more. $25 per person. Register by Jan. 20 to guarantee numbers for lunch.

For more information, contact Patrick Sullivan at 575-541-0584.
Jan 27
Map Icon for Online
Online
Suicide Prevention Workshop

The Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) Suicide Prevention Workshop will be held Jan. 27, 11 a.m. MST, online.

Participants must be 18 years or older. No recording of this event will be available. Class size is limited, register early to save a seat. To be added to the waiting list, email Ansley Fey at afey@agrisafe.org. Brought to you by AgriSafe Network.

More info...
For more information, contact Karim Martinez at 575-646-2390.
Jan 27-28
Map Icon for Ruidoso
Ruidoso
Southwest Hay and Forage Conference

The Southwest Hay and Forage Conference will be held Jan. 27 - 28, Ruidoso Convention Center, 111 Sierra Blanca Drive.

The conference will address common issues that growers face daily, including baling challenges, high input costs, water management, and pest control.

Pre-registration is $125/person by Dec. 31 or pay at-the-door for $150. Annual NM Hay Association membership dues are $55. 5 CEUs available.

More info...
For more information, contact Mark Marsalis at 505-865-7340.
Jan 31Feb 1
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Las Cruces
New Mexico Chile Conference

The New Mexico Chile Conference will be held from Jan. 31 - Feb. 1, Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 East University Avenue.

More info...
For more information, contact Chile Pepper Institute at 575-646-3028.

February 2022

Feb 12
Map Icon for Albuquerque
Albuquerque
Think Trees NM for Volunteers Workshop

The Think Trees NM for Volunteers Workshop will be held Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Bernalillo County Extension Office, 4-H Building, 1510 Menaul Blvd NW.

Think Trees NM is always proud to provide volunteers with educational opportunities to learn more about trees.

More info...
For more information, contact Sara Moran at 505-243-1386.
Feb 12
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Portales
TexMex Horse Judging Clinic

The TexMex Horse Judging Clinic will be held Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Roosevelt County Fairgrounds; 705 East Lime Street.

The Clinic will provide instruction for youth and coaches of all skill levels. Online registration available with the following fees: $45/youth and $10/adult. Registration opens Dec. 13. Deadline: Jan. 28.

More info...
For more information, contact Jason Turner at 575-646-1242.
Feb 22-23
Map Icon for Online
Online
PSA Grower Training

The PSA (Produce Safety Alliance) Grower Training will be held Feb. 22 - 23, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days, via Zoom.

Online registration available! Pay with credit card or P-Card only! Fee is $45: NM residents or $90: Out-of-State residents. Deadline: Feb. 11 at 5 p.m. Registration is limited, register today!

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.

March 2022

Mar 10
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Monticello, Utah
Sustainable Southwest Beef Project

The Sustainable Southwest Beef Project will be held Mar. 10, 12:30 to 4:00 p.m., Canyonlands Research Center, Dugout Ranch, Hwy 211, Mile Marker 0.

Come see the heritage Raramuri Criollo cattle and learn about novel strategies to support sustainable ranching in the southwest. The on-ranch demonstration is free and a boxed lunch will be provided.

More info...
For more information, contact Skye Aney at 575-646-4842.
Mar 29-30
Map Icon for Online
Online
PSA Grower Training

The PSA (Produce Safety Alliance) Grower Training will be held Mar. 29 - 30, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days, via Zoom.

Online registration available! Pay with credit card or P-Card only! Fee is $45: NM residents or $90: Out-of-State residents. Deadline: Mar. 18 at 5 p.m. Registration is limited, register today!

More info...
For more information, contact Janet Witte at 575-646-5949.

April 2022

Apr 9
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Las Cruces
ACES Open House

The ACES Open House will be held Apr. 9, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Gerald Thomas Hall.

Please join us for this free event for the whole family!

Sponsored by NM Beef Council, United States Department of Agriculture, and Farm Credit of NM.

More info...
For more information, contact Priscilla Bloomquist at 575-646-2877.

June 2022

Jun 13-16
Map Icon for Las Cruces
Las Cruces
Capitals Summit

The Capitals Summit will be held June 13 – 16, NM Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum.

For more information or to request attendance to the Capitals Summit, please submit the the inquiry form. Full event title: Appreciative Inquiry and Community Capitals Summit: Creating a Shared Vision of a Resilient Food System.

More info...
For more information, contact Shannon Norris at 575-590-0030.