Events

Make sure you check each month for upcoming events!
If you have any questions, or would like to host a workshop,  please contact workshops@quiviracoalition.org.

Tajique Biochar Workshop

Come learn about Biochar! Biochar is an important emerging tool for productively dealing with organic wastes such as thinned woods, giving land stewards additional options for mitigating fire risk. Additionally, biochar can be used as an organic amendment that can help build productivity and is aligned with the healthy soil principles according to the NRCS. […]

Velarde Biochar Workshop

Come learn about Biochar! Biochar is an important emerging tool for productively dealing with organic wastes such as thinned woods, giving land stewards additional options for mitigating fire risk. Additionally, biochar can be used as an organic amendment that can help build productivity and is aligned with the healthy soil principles according to the NRCS. […]

Tips & Tricks for Applying for Agricultural Apprenticeship

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Are you looking for ways to start a career in regenerative agriculture? Did you maybe apply to the New Agrarian Program and weren't selected this time around? Are you curious about how applying for farm jobs might be different than applying for other jobs? Taylor Muglia and Alexis Bonogofsky of the New Agrarian Program will […]

Mentor Training Call #5 – Balancing Work and Education

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Mentor Training Call #5: Balancing Work and Education How do you structure the workday, week, and month so that work is done and education happens? Mentors share strategies including weekly planning meetings, how to find those ‘teachable moments’ during a workday, and ways to do up-front training to get your apprentice going and maintain focus, […]

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Tax Accounting Options and Methods for Meat and Livestock Operations

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If you're running or interested in running a livestock or meat operation, come join us February 10 and 24 for a free two-part webinar on tax accounting to demystify the basics, requirements and methods for livestock and meat tax accounting. Both parts of the webinar series will be taught by Poppy Davis, business and policy […]

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Connecting the Dots: Effective Land Stewardship through Monitoring

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How can data be helpful for building understanding, reducing risk and connecting people? When data “sits on the shelf,” or we select strategies that are infeasible, have low-utility or high-risk, monitoring does not support producers with management decision-making, connect to one another, or collaborate effectively with agencies, tribes, landowner groups and other potential stewardship partners. […]

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Yield & Margin Calculator Watch Party Series

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Join us for a watch party and a follow up discussion The Yield & Margin Calculator Instructional is an in-depth look at how best to keep track of harvest numbers in order to create your own ranch benchmarks and standards for carcass performance over time, how to calculate carcass yield, and how to determine best […]

Mentor Training Call #6 – Mentoring to Create a Self Starter Apprentice

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Mentor Training Call #6: Mentoring to Create a Self Starter Apprentice A great mentor-apprentice experience depends on both parties co-creating relevant goals that take advantage of the built-in learning at your operation, and identify ways your apprentice can engage in solo study, find local resource people to learn from, and visit other operations. Skill sheets […]

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Yield & Margin Calculator Watch Party Series

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Join us for a watch party and a follow up discussion The Yield & Margin Calculator Instructional is an in-depth look at how best to keep track of harvest numbers in order to create your own ranch benchmarks and standards for carcass performance over time, how to calculate carcass yield, and how to determine best […]

ABQ Biopark Soil Health Training for Educators

Albuquerque Botanical Gardens Albuquerque, NM

Do you educate or do outreach with the public or with farmers and ranchers? Do you want to help them build soil health? If so, this workshop will help you to facilitate engaging discussions and train people to do in-field soil tests to help farmers, ranchers, and the public to assess soil conditions and make […]

Virtual Event

Connecting the Dots: Effective Land Stewardship through Monitoring

Virtual Event Virtual Event

How can data be helpful for building understanding, reducing risk and connecting people? When data “sits on the shelf,” or we select strategies that are infeasible, have low-utility or high-risk, monitoring does not support producers with management decision-making, connect to one another, or collaborate effectively with agencies, tribes, landowner groups and other potential stewardship partners. […]

Introduction to Worm Composting and Aerated Static Pile Composting

Reunity Resources 1829 San Ysidro Crossing, Santa Fe, NM

Compost Production for Taos Soil and Water Conservation District Residents   Learn how to compost from the small- to medium- scale to transform waste into a valuable soil amendment! Instead of food and agricultural waste going to the dump, learn two methods (Static Aerated Pile Composting and Worm composting) to make compost to use in […]

Cleveland Soil Health Workshop

Join us for a soil health workshop in Mora County, NM This workshop is for agricultural producers to learn about soil physical, chemical, and biological characteristics of soil. No experience with managing for soil health is necessary, and we will have time to share experiences with others. You will also learn in-field assessments of soil […]

Spring Red Canyon Land Health Workshop

Red Canyon Reserve New Mexico

Registration is now closed for this event Join us for 2.5 days of land health education at beautiful Red Canyon Reserve We'll learn about maintaining water for wildlife and rangeland health, building ramps for stock-tanks, how to monitor bats, bullseye monitoring for ecosystem health, local geology, and how to recognize erosion and build erosion control […]

Water & Wildlife Management at Fort Union Ranch- CANCELLED

This workshop has been cancelled due to wildfires in the region. Join Fort Union Ranch, Triangle P Cattle Co., Bill Zeedyk and more for 2 days of education and fun on the land at Fort Union Ranch! We'll learn about building erosion control structures, local wildlife and how their practices have supported the ecosystem, grazing […]

Mentor Training Call #7 – Giving Constructive, Actionable Feedback

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Mentor Training Call #7: Giving Constructive, Actionable Feedback Tips on giving constructive, actionable feedback that catalyzes learning and motivation; and how to get the feedback you need to mentor effectively. We offer a variety of tried and true methods and tips to generate objective, honest, and open conversations in scheduled and impromptu feedback sessions. Julie […]

Santa Ana Pueblo Soil Health & Compost Workshop

Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Join us to learn about soil health, monitoring, compost, and biochar from numerous local practitioners and specialists. We will be doing a hybrid format - in-person gathering for Santa Ana Pueblo Tribal Members as part of the regular Farmers Meetings and a webinar for general public. We'll also host a raffle at the end! Agenda: […]

Carlsbad Soil Health Workshop

Join us for a soil health workshop in Southern New Mexico! ​ This workshop is for farmers and ranchers who want to learn about soil health principles and the chemical, biological and physical characteristics of soil. The day will be spent outside focused on discussions and field demonstrations to learn about compaction, infiltration, surface cover, […]

Water & Wildlife Management on Working Lands: Field Day at Sand Ranch

Join us our Water & Wildlife Management on Working Lands Field Day at Sand Ranch! We'll meet at Sand Ranch on May 16 to learn from Ranch Managers and Landowners like Bret Riley and many more. They'll share their stewardship experiences in regards to management, observations, goals, vision and prairie chickens. Additionally, there will be […]

Columbus Soil Health Workshop

​ ​Online registration for the Columbus Soil Health Workshop is closed. For Questions, please call the Deming Soil and Water Conservation District:  520-507-1642 This workshop is for farmers and ranchers who want to learn about soil health principles and the chemical, biological and physical characteristics of soil. The day will be spent outside focused on […]