USDA Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Deadline Is Aug. 28

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It’s not too late for New Mexico farmers and ranchers to apply for financial relief as a result of impacts from the coronavirus pandemic. The deadline to apply for the United States Department of Agriculture’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) is Friday, Aug. 28.

Website Connects Consumers With New Mexico Agriculture Products

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As part of the emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Agriculture has assisted with identifying sources and securing food in a timely manner, whether it has been for food banks or for New Mexico’s Nations, Tribes and Pueblos.

Growing Apricots In The Valley: High Tunnel Apricot Production Workshop Friday

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High Tunnel Apricot Production Workshop Friday ALCALDE – Join Dr. Shengrui Yao, Fruit Specialist and Assistant Professor in NMSU’s Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Friday, June 26th at the NMSU Alcalde Center from 9:00-10:00a.m to learn about high tunnel apricot production in the Valley.  For more information, please contact Dr. Yao at 505-852-4241.   […]

The Garlic Harvest Festival will be “Ajo”rageously fun!

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The Garlic Harvest Festival will be “Ajo”rageously fun! ESPAÑOLA  – Time to get your palas out, wake up early, and harvest some ajo! The eighth annual AFSC@ Sostenga Garlic Harvest Festival will take place on Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 7 am – 1 pm. During this annual event, held at the ¡Sostenga! Farm at […]