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NMSU's youth ranch management camp featured on RFD-TV program

The annual youth ranch management camp, hosted by New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension Service, will be featured on the National Cattlemen's Beef Association's weekly television show "Cattlemen to Cattlemen" on the RFD-TV channel April 9, 10 and 13.


"The New Mexico youth ranch management program is a unique and challenging experience for ranch youth," said Manny Encinias, NMSU beef cattle specialist and camp committee member. "It is an amazing demonstration of commitment and investment in the next generation of ranch managers by the beef industry's partners."

The overview of the five-day ranch management camp experience, held annually at the Valles Caldera National Preserve, will be televised on RFD-TV at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 9; 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 10; and 7 a.m. Saturday, April 13

The segment of the show featuring the camp may also be viewed at the www.cattlementocattlemen.org website.

The feature was produced by NMSU Media Productions Department videographers Tomilee Turner and Mike Ferrales.

For the first time, this year's camp will be open to youth applicants from across the United States. For more information and an online application for the New Mexico Youth Ranch Management Camp, visit the www.nmbeef.nmsu.edu website.