Family and Consumer Sciences

Better Living through Learning

Here you learn about the programs and information we can provide about Family and Consumer Sciences in Santa Fe County.

Kitchen Creations: A Diabetic Cooking School - please click on the link below:

Master Food Preservers Series begins May 10th

What is the Master Food Preserver Program?

The NMSU Cooperative Extension Master Food Preservation program trains individuals to become food preservation educators for their communities.The course uses researched-based methods and information along with hands-on experience to train participants on proper food preservation techniques.

If you are interested in enrolling please send me your mailing address and I will send you a packet of information. Don't delay - enrollment is limited! The cost to attend the full program and become certified is $150. You will receive books, as well as hands-on classes and be required to provide volunteer hours. Your certification will last for three years.

For more information contact Cydney Martin at: 471-4711 or

Dates: *Thursday, May 10, 9am - 12:30pm *Thursday, May 17, 9am - 12:30pm *Thursday, May 24, 9am - 12:30pm *Thursday, May 31, 9am - 12:30pm *Thursday, June 7, 9am - 12:30pm

Held at the Santa Fe County Fairgrounds, 3229 Rodeo Rd, Santa Fe, NM