Luján convenes Aztec roundtable discussion to solicit farm bill input
21 Feb 2023
As Congress prepares to begin deliberations on the reauthorization of the federal farm bill, U.S. Sen. Ben Ray Luján met with several stakeholders from San Juan County’s agricultural community Feb. 20 to gather their input on what the measure should include.]
Biden-Harris Administration Invests $59 Million to Strengthen Food Supply Chain and Rural EconomiesFeb 21 2023
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the Biden-Harris Administration is investing $59 million across the country (PDF, 153 KB) to increase independent meat and poultry processing capacity, expand market opportunities for farmers and create jobs in rural areas. The investments support the Biden-Harris Administration’s Action...
Talent recruitment and workforce development is top of mind for economic developers looking to meet the needs of growing companies, while ensuring their community can support additional business growth and attraction. Those who are fortunate to have strong partnerships with local community colleges may find that programs are already in...
Discover the Potential of Four Corners, NMFeb 13 2023
The Four Corners Region of New Mexico possesses significant potential in numerous industry sectors. Creating immediate and longer-term strategies to build and diversify the area’s economy is within the charter of Four Corners Economic Development (4CED). “The Four Corners Region has tremendous potential due to an excellent base to...