New Mexico Department of Agriculture

Welcome to NMDA’s new website!

As is sometimes the case when transitioning from one website theme to another, we are experiencing a few technical issues that we are working to correct.  In the meantime, if you don’t find what you’re looking for, you’re invited to call NMDA at 575-646-3007 for assistance.  Thank you for your patience.  You may also submit feedback about the new website theme to

Please also be advised that, because NMDA is part of the NMSU system, we adhere to the NMSU calendar for faculty and staff.  As such, NMDA offices will be closed for NMSU’s Spring Holiday on Friday, April 18.  Our offices will reopen on Monday, April 21, at 8 a.m.


NMDA staff


Join us for the 2014 AgriFuture Educational Institute in Albuquerque, May 12-14

The institute aims to inform, inspire, and connect the next generation of farmers, ranchers, and others in agriculture.  It is open to those 40 and under; veterans of our armed services are encouraged to attend.  The deadline to register is May 1.

The agenda promises an exciting three days:

  • Tours of agribusinesses
  • Breakout sessions with industry leaders
  • Mentor dinners with industry leaders
  • Networking opportunities to connect with up-and-coming farmers and ranchers like yourself

Register to attend the 2014 AgriFuture Educational Institute, May 12-14
(page hosted by NMCGA)

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