Extension Office


To bring the knowledge, research and education that is being conducted at the University level to the people of Taos County. This is done through informal and formal educational programs and research conducted by the Agricultural Science Centers across New Mexico.

Grass Roots Direction

  • The Extension Office works on the premise that the local people understand their educational needs
  • Further direction is provided by commodity groups, individuals, Taos County Board of Commissioners and NMSU administration (when necessary)
  • Program direction is provided by an overall Extension Advisory Committee

Four Major Program Areas

  • 4-H and Youth Development
  • Agriculture
  • Community Resource Development
  • Home Economics