Class Schedule

If you are a producer, business owner, or community leader in any of these areas and would like to host our group, please contact Amanda Ball, program coordinator, at 575-646-6691 or aball@nmsu.edu.


Class 13 will run July 2018 thru December 2019, with a graduation reception in January 2020.

  • Leadership Discovery/Orientation - July 26-28, 2018 in Albuquerque/Central NM
  • National Agricultural Policy - September 23-28, 2018 in Washington D.C.
  • Trade & Communication - November 13-16, 2018 in Las Cruces/Southern NM
  • State Political Processes - February 5-8, 2019 in Santa Fe, NM
  • Oil & Gas Industry - April 9-12, 2019 in Northwestern NM
  • International Experience - destination TBD, July 2019 for 7-10 days
  • Urban Agriculture & Social Issues - September 17-20, 2019 in Central NM
  • Energy, Minerals, and Natural Resources - November 12-15, 2019 in Southeastern NM
  • Graduation - January 10, 2020

Class will have a 1-hour conference call in months with no seminar.