New Mexico Livestock Board Executive Director Appointed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Contact: Kristie GarciaPublic Information Officer, New Mexico Department of Agriculturekrgarcia@nmda.nmsu.edu575-646-2804 Nov. 22, 2019 New Mexico Livestock Board Executive Director Appointed ALBUQUERQUE – Belinda Garland was appointed executive director of the New Mexico Livestock Board on Nov. 1. Garland was most recently deputy county manager of Torrance County. She is the first woman appointed … Continue reading New Mexico Livestock Board Executive Director Appointed

NMDA is accepting livestock scale inspection requests through March 31

For immediate release Dec. 4, 2018 Media Contact: Kristie Garcia, Public Information Officer, New Mexico Department of Agriculture 575-646-2804, krgarcia@nmda.nmsu.edu NMDA is accepting 2019 livestock scale inspection requests through March 31 2019 marks first year of routine inspection program (Las Cruces, New Mexico) – If you own a livestock scale in New Mexico, be sure … Continue reading NMDA is accepting livestock scale inspection requests through March 31

New Mexico Livestock Board has a mission to protect an industry

Feature Story Nov. 30, 2018 Media Contact: Baylee Banks New Mexico Department of Agriculture 575-646-1864, bbanks@nmda.nmsu.edu New Mexico Livestock Board has a mission to protect an industry For well over a century, the New Mexico Livestock Board has regulated the health and identification of livestock throughout the state of New Mexico. With a mission to … Continue reading New Mexico Livestock Board has a mission to protect an industry

Multi-agency emergency livestock incident training held July 23-24

FOR IMMEDIATELY RELEASE Aug. 2, 2018 Media Contact: Kristie Garcia, Public Information Officer, New Mexico Department of Agriculture 575-646-2804, krgarcia@nmda.nmsu.edu Federal, state, local agencies participated in emergency livestock incident training last week  (ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO) – It’s not every day you see an aircraft carrying 200 cows land at the Albuquerque International Sunport. But it … Continue reading Multi-agency emergency livestock incident training held July 23-24