Pioneer NMSU horticulturist to be named to national agricultural hall of fame

García is the first Hispanic member of the Hall of Fame and the first New Mexican to be inducted
García is the first Hispanic member of the Hall of Fame and the first New Mexican to be inducted

Fabián García, is a Mexican immigrant. His research at New Mexico State University helped influence agriculture nationwide. Fabián will be inducted into the National Agricultural Center’s Hall of Fame in Kansas in 2020. He joins the ranks of Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and Eli Whitney, among other notable contributors to agriculture.

A full article on Fabián’s induction may be found here.