COB Editor’s Note: The Domenici Institute sponsored a forum at KRWG on Sept. 9. Featured as guests were three Aggie alums including Mexico’s agriculture secretary, Jose Calzada Rovirosa. Calzada is a former governor of the state of Queretaro and a graduate of the NMSU MBA program. There was considerable discussion of trade, especially agricultural trade, between Mexico and the US and New Mexico.
Published on Sep 9, 2016.
New Mexico State University Chancellor Dr. Garrey Carruthers moderates a panel discussion on agricultural policy and how how it affects the economy in the border region. Panelists include Mexico’s Secretary of Agriculture, Jose Calzada Rovirosa, Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs of USDA Ed Avalos and New Mexico’s Secretary of Agriculture Jeff Witte.