The New Mexico Agricultural Leadership program is designed for professionals in the early stages of their leadership careers in agriculture, food, and natural resources. This may include individuals who are new to the industry or to New Mexico, who have been promoted to a new leadership position, or who are looking for long-term professional development. Applicants must be 25 or older by the first seminar to apply.

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Interested in Applying?

Applications for Class 16 are now being accepted. The deadline to apply is April 15, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Class 16 will begin in June 2023. 

Class 16 Application 

Step 1 Review program overview. 

Step 2 Fill out Application 

Step 3 Submit completed application  Submit completed application and all supporting documentation via e-mail to


Application Deadline is April 15, 2023. 

Scholarships are available - please indicate your interest and need in your application!

Questions? Call us at 575-646-6691 or email at