Agriculture & Horticulture

Please take a few moments to complete the 2017 SJC Ag Needs Survey

Take our 2017 Needs Assessment Survey to help us better assist you as a producer in San Juan County. Take the Survey

This is a short survey designed to help the San Juan County Cooperative Extension Service better identify the educational needs of agricultural producers in the area. All information is confidential and will not be shared with outside parties.

2017 Census of Agriculture

Upcoming Agricultural Events

Additional information can be found on our Facebook page: NMSU Ag Extension, San Juan County NM


February 7, 2018 35th Annual San Juan Basin Beef Symposium, 8:30-4pm McGee park Farmington

February 8, 2018 Pesticide Applicator training, McGee Park

February 16-17, 2018 NM Organic Farming Conference, Pyramid Marriott ABQ Visit Organic Conference Website


March 3, 3018 Growers Market Vendor Training, McGee park 8:30am-noon

March 6, 2018 Integrated Pest Management Workshop, La Plata County Fairgrounds

March 7, 2018 Pesticide Application Training, Annual Invasive Weed Symposium, McGee Park, Farmington 8:30-4pm

March 16, 2018 Grape Pruning Workshop, Farmington Ag Science Center 10am-2pm


April 20, 2018 Sheep and Goat Quality Assurance Training


May 5, 2018 Spring Gardening Festival, San Juan College


June 9, 2018 First Day, Farmington Growers Market, Farmington Museum 8am-noon


July 19, 2018 Alfalfa Seeding and Variety Selection Workshop, McGee Park

The 2017 Census of Agriculture is NOW available. Find out why it is so important for NM farmers to completed the information here USDA Census of Ag

San Juan County Master Gardeners

The next San Juan County Master Gardener training course will be scheduled for Fall of 2018. The 12 week long course will be a comprehensive training opportunity for avid gardening volunteers in San Juan County, NM. If you are interested in the program and would like to shadow a veteran Master Gardener or attend a meeting, please contact Bonnie Hopkins at 334-9496 or

Current SJ County Agriculture/Horticulture Programs

Farmington Growers Market June 9 - October 27, 2018

The Farmington Growers Market is located at 3041 E. Main street, Farmington NM at the Farmington Museum.

The Vendor Training will be held on March 3, 2018 from 8:30-noon at McGee park

Saturday Markets 8am-noon June 9-October 27, 2018 Tuesday Markets 4-6pm July 10,-October 27, 2018

Visit Farmington Growers Market Website

Visit Farmington Growers Market Facebook page

The Aztec Farmers Market is located at Westside Plaza, 215 S. Main in Aztec, NM Wednesdays through July 11- October 2018 4:30-7pm

Visit Aztec Farmers market Facebook Page

Invasive Weeds

The spread of invasive non-native plant species is one of the greatest threats to the long-term environmental stability and health in the Four Corners region. More than 4500 invasive weed species sightings are documented, encompassing more than 10,000 acres of infestation. Russain Knapweed is the most prevalent species followed by Musk Thistle, Canada Thistle and Hoary Cress respectfully. For control measures, picture ID, fact sheets and maps see our website listed below.

For additional information regarding weeds in NM visit: NMSU Brush and Weed Information

Bonnie Hopkins
Agriculture Agent
San Juan County Extension

Phone: 505-334-9496

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35th Annual beef Symposium
San Juan Basin Beef Symposium Flier
The Beef Symposium will be held at McGee Park in Farmington, NM on February 7, 2018.
Pruning Workshop
Grape and Apple Pruning Workshop
The grape and pruning workshop will be at the Farmington Ag Science Center on March 16, 2018.

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