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Watercolor show focuses on rural kitchen scenes, cacti - Penny Thomas Simpson’s search for a nostalgic look at the essence of farming and ranching brought her to the kitchen table. The Las Cruces artist’s new show at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum features 33 waterc. . .
12.04.2018

Museum exhibit shows Peter Hurd's New Mexico - A new exhibition at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces captures the essence of one of our state’s great artists – Peter Hurd. “Drawn to the Land: Peter Hurd’s New Mexico” features 24 paintings and so. . .
11.16.2018

Museum's fifth HomeGrown event is Nov. 17-18 - The holiday season is right around the corner and what better gift to give friends and family than award-winning, locally produced products? For the fifth consecutive year, the New Mexico Department of Agriculture will be par. . .
11.06.2018

Winery featured in Meet the Producer exhibit - Black Range Vineyards is the new, featured New Mexico agricultural producer in the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum’s “Meet the Producer” exhibit. Black Range Vineyards is owned and operated by Brian and Nicki O’Del. . .
10.30.2018

Agenda for Nov. 16 board meeting - NEW MEXICO FARM & RANCH HERITAGE MUSEUM GOVERNING BOARD MEETING November 16, 2018 Museum Kitchen Classroom 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces, NM 10:00 AM AGENDA The Mission of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heri. . .
10.29.2018

Exhibit features Southwest's legendary saddle makers - Exhibits at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum are in galleries, hallways, outdoors, and even in barns. Inside the towering Horse & Cattle Barn on the southern edge of the 47-acre campus in Las Cruces is a revampe. . .
10.01.2018

Museum to host first Wheels & Gears Show - For three years, the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum has displayed its popular exhibit, Wheels & Gears. Now, the museum will have an annual show to go along with it. The first Wheels & Gears Show is 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. . .
08.27.2018

Community Appreciation Day is Aug. 25 - Free admission with a day full of fun activities is set for Aug. 25 as the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces hosts Community Appreciation Day. The third-annual event is held to thank the community for i. . .
08.16.2018

Paintings in new art show cover a full life - Artist Jacob Pfeiffer’s long journey covers 80-plus years and two continents. During the course of his amazing life, he developed his artistic talent, capturing scenes from the pioneer days through contemporary times. A s. . .
08.02.2018

Agenda for Aug. 17 board meeting - NEW MEXICO FARM & RANCH HERITAGE MUSEUM GOVERNING BOARD MEETING August 17, 2018 Museum Kitchen Classroom 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces, NM 10:00 AM AGENDA The Mission of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Herita. . .
08.02.2018

Ice Cream Sunday is July 15 - Everyone’s favorite summer treat is the star of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum’s largest event of the summer. The 15th-annual Ice Cream Sunday, which happens to land on National Ice Cream Day, is from 12 p.m. . . .
07.09.2018

Farm & Ranch ranked No. 1 attraction in Las Cruces - The TripAdvisor travel website now ranks the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum No. 1 on its list of things to do in Las Cruces. The Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum just celebrated its 20th birthday and welcomed visitors. . .
06.04.2018

Museum offers active military free admission in Blue Star Program - The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces is among eight state-run museums participating in the 2018 Blue Star Museums program. The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs are collaborating with the Natio. . .
05.24.2018

20th Anniversary Celebration Day is May 19 - A day of demonstrations, children’s activities, rides, and special programs wraps up a week commemorating the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum’s 20th Anniversary. May 19 is 20th Anniversary Celebration Day from 9 a.. . .
05.11.2018

Blessing of the Fields is May 15 - The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum will celebrate an old tradition with the annual Blessing of the Fields procession on Tuesday, May 15. The event is the start of a week of activities as the Museum celebrates its . . .
05.10.2018

'Sodbuster' sculpture is Museum's new showpiece - A powerful, colorful representation of the determination of farming is about to be on full display in the lobby of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum’s Bruce King Building. The new showpiece is the sculpture, "Sod. . .
05.09.2018

Museum to celebrate 20th anniversary - New Mexico’s remarkable agricultural story covers 4,000 years, 121,000 square miles, and boasts great diversity, both in the people and the food they raised. The New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum is celebrating 20 ye. . .
04.26.2018

Agenda for May 18, 2018 board meeting - NEW MEXICO FARM & RANCH HERITAGE MUSEUM GOVERNING BOARD MEETING May 18, 2018 Museum Kitchen Classroom 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces, NM 3:00 PM AGENDA The Mission of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage . . .
04.24.2018

Ranching family featured in 'Meet the Producer' exhibit - A cattle-raising family in southern Doña Ana County is featured in the new “Meet the Producer” exhibit at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum. John and Keri Guldemann raised Criollo cattle for many years at ranches. . .
04.20.2018

2018 Summer Camps for Kids - Whether you enjoy animals, crafts, or outdoor fun, we have a camp for you. Discover nature, gardening, archaeology, animals, weaving, and many more exciting activities. Spend your summer with us and learn all about the differ. . .
04.16.2018

Creativity shines when gardening meets quilting - The Arts Corridor at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum is about to erupt into a splash of garden colors on quilted fabric. The New Mexico region of the Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) has created an enormous r. . .
03.27.2018

Dressed for the Occasion exhibit opens April 5 - Women’s clothing from the 1870s to the 1930s -- what was visible and some layers that were not usually visible -- is the subject of a new exhibit at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum. “Dressed for the Occasion” f. . .
03.22.2018

Cowboy Days returns for 19th year with new events - Cowboy Days returns to the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum in Las Cruces for the 19th year with a new activity, and a homecoming performance by country music’s Josh Grider. Cowboy Days is March 3-4. The fun is from. . .
02.14.2018

Josh Grider to perform during Cowboy Days weekend - Josh Grider is coming home. The country music performer and Las Cruces native will perform March 3 at 7 p.m. at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum. The indoor concert and dance, which will be during the Museum’s a. . .
01.29.2018

Agenda for NM Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum's quarterly board meeting - NEW MEXICO FARM & RANCH HERITAGE MUSEUM GOVERNING BOARD MEETING January 23, 2018 State Records Center, Archives and State Library Building, Yucca Rm 1209 Camino Carlos Rey, Santa Fe, NM 1:00 PM AGENDA The Missi. . .
01.10.2018

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