Statutes & Rules

The New Mexico Department of Agriculture is responsible for the administration of over 30 state statutes and the rules and regulations promulgated under them. The statutes and rules made available here are for the public’s convenience and are meant to be used only as a reference. The department has made every effort to accurately reproduce these statutes here but they are not the official statutes of the state. The official statutes are made available on the Internet on the New Mexico Compilation Commission website. The official rules are available at the New Mexico Administrative Code website. If there are any discrepancies between versions provided here and the official version, the official version rules.

NEW RULES

Pecan Weevil Interior Quarantine 21.17.36

Pecan Weevil is considered the most significant insect pest of pecan producers. Previous periodic introductions of pecan weevil into New Mexico have triggered grower specific quarantines and eradication procedures. Pecan weevil was recently confirmed in approximately 200 residential pecan trees in several eastern New Mexico pecan growing counties and several commercial pecan orchards. This recent widespread establishment of pecan weevil in eastern New Mexico’s residential areas has dictated a more comprehensive approach to maintaining New Mexico’s pecan weevil-free status. The Pecan Weevil Interior Quarantine restricts the transportation of pecan weevil from quarantine areas to non-quarantined areas by establishing quarantine areas, restrictions and treatment options on regulated articles, disposition protocol, and fees

Organic Agriculture 21.15.1 NMAC

After many collaborative listening sessions with the organic community, the department has developed a new fee schedule, effective January 1, 2018.

Pasteurized Milk Ordinance 21.34.3 NMAC

Amended to add a reference to additional documents that are used to regulate milk and milk products in the State of New Mexico, effective January 1, 2018.

GENERAL PROVISIONS

NMDA Rulemaking Procedures  21.1.1 NMAC
Fees for Documents and Services  21.1.2 NMAC
Parental Responsibility Act Compliance  21.1.3 NMAC

APIARIES

CHILE LABELING

DAIRY

EGGS

FEED, SEED & FERTILIZER

MARKETING & PROMOTION

NATURAL RESOURCES

ORGANICS

PESTICIDES

PINON NUTS

PLANT PROTECTION & QUARANTINE

WEIGHMASTERS

WEIGHTS & MEASURES – Consumer Services

WEIGHTS & MEASURES – Petroleum Standards

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