The PoPay Messenger covers over 12,000 square miles and serves 3,000 Tribal and over 11,500 non-Tribal Members of the community
“The health and safety of our employees and the public remain our top priority in response to the COVID-19 pandemic,” Forest Supervisor James Melonas said.
On April 16th, 2020, a Tribal Resolution was passed in quorum (2020-043Q) to facilitate the testing of COVID-19 for Pueblo of Pojoaque essential employees, Pueblo members, and if possible, testing for other Pueblos and community members in the Pojoaque Valley
As the infection rates continue to rise at an alarming rate in the Navajo Nation beds and equipment are being donated by Rio Arriba County to help with the response.
Today, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced emergency benefit increases have reached $2.0 billion per month for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) households across all 50 states and 3 territories to increase food security during the coronavirus national emergency.
In alignment with federal guidance and New Mexico public health orders, the Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) will delay the sale of personal-use fuelwood permits to June 1 this year.
Seed to Supper is federally-funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and was created by NMSU’s Ideas for Cooking & Nutrition (ICAN) program.