New Mexico Drought Resources

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The U.S. Drought Monitor Map shows more than two thirds of New Mexico is now in the severe to exceptional drought category.

The information and resources on this site are intended to help producers with the consideration of different drought related issues and evaluate production and financial implications of various drought management strategies.

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  • Tax Management Resources
    This link provides useful information on assessing tax options due to forced liquidation or cattle herd reduction during drought.
  • Managing Market Risk
    The articles presented here, provide useful information on developing marketing and pricing strategies during drought.