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New Mexico Agriculture in the Classroom

  • Photo by Lyndsey Garber
  • Photo by NM Department of Agriculture
  • Photo by NM Department of Agriculture
  • Photo by Jay Hill
  • Photo by NM Department of Agriculture
  • Photo by Lyndsey Garber

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Summer Regional Educator Workshops

You are invited to this fun-filled 2-day educator workshop that is designed for teachers by teachers! State and national award-winning teachers will bring you some of their favorite Ag in the Classroom lessons and activities they have put their own magic touch on to show you how easy it is to gain student engagement and learn to loveteaching again!

Doña Ana County Farm Bureau Free Bus Application

This application form is only for schools located in Doña Ana County that are planning a field trip that incorporates agriculture. Buses are limited and will be given on a first come, first served basis. Only one bus will be allotted to a school in order to help more schools throughout Doña Ana County.

Southern NM State Fair & Rodeo

STEM Ag Career Fair Day

Friday, September 27th, 2019 for area middle & high school students! at Southern NM State Fair & Rodeo

Sign up today for this great opportunity for your students to learn more about career in STEM, agriculture & natural resource conservation!
Please note, we do require 1 school staff member per 10 students in order to keep groups small to have more time to visit with each presenter.

3rd Grade AGventure!

Wednesday, September 25 & Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Southern NM State Fair & Rodeo

Third graders are invited to take the AGventure. The Agventure includes tour guides, two free buses (within Dona Ana County) to bring all of the third graders at your school, a great day of learning AND fun!

Learning Stations Include Such Topics As:
  • Amazing Animals
  • Plant and Insect Explorations
  • Farming Machines Then & Now
  • Precious Natural Resources
  • Southwest Dairy Farmers Mobile Dairy
  • And so much more!

Volunteer Trainings

Volunteer trainings provide access to great resources and ideas. Annual volunteer trainings and resource shares are held at the New Mexico Farm & Livestock Bureau (NMF&LB) Annual Conference each November and again at the NMF&LB Summer Conference. Special volunteer trainings can easily be scheduled for your group or on an individual basis. Check under the Events/Workshop tab on the Home page for more opportunities.

"Fun"raiser Events

Our Buckles & Boots "Fun"raiser was a great success! We cannot thank our sponsors and volunteers enough!

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