NMSU YouTube Videos

In the early 2000s, NMSU ACES produced a series of videos called "Southwestern Yard and Garden." Each video presents either particular methods, advice, or techniques concerning growing. Most pieces are for small scale gardens, but they can also offer tips for farms. Additional videos are available on the NMSU ACES YouTube Channel.

The Sustainable Agriculture Science Center at Alcalde supports and encourages sustainable techniques and organic production. Some videos in this feed may present non-sustainable techniques and non-organic production methods.

** Filmed at SASC Alcalde or features SASC staff


High Tunnels/Hoop Houses


How to Build a Greenhouse from Recycled Materials

Building a Cold Frame Greenhouse

Low Cost Hoop Tunnels


Fruit Production


Fruit Trees

Fruit Tree Maintenance

How a Tree Grows

How a Tree Leaf Dies

How to Vertical Mulch a Tree

How to Care for Fruit Trees

How to Prune Fruit Trees Properly

How to Prune Trees in the Summer

How to Prune and Irrigate the Orchard in the Fall

How to Determine if Trees Need Water in the Winter

How to Choose an Apple Variety to Grow in New Mexico

How to Thin Apricots on the Tree

How to Track the Progress of a Vegetable Garden and Orchard

How to Graft a Jujube Tree

Fruit Tree Pests

How to Identify Common Tree Problems

How to Control the Peach Tree Borer with Nematodes

How to Identify and Control Bacterial Infections on Fruit Trees

Berries

How to Choose a Strawberry Variety for the Garden

Grapes

How to Grow a Vineyard

How to Choose a Table Grape

How to Trellis Grapevines


Herbs


Southwest Medicinal Herbs

SW Herbs: Introduction to Risk Management

SW Herbs Module 1: Balancing Culture and Commerce

SW Herbs Module 2: Herb Entrepreneurship

SW Herbs Module 3: Value-Added Herb Products: Entrepreneur Perspectives

NOTE: There are no videos for Modules 4 or 6.

SW Herbs Module 5: Herb Marketing

SW Herbs Module 7: Native Herb Production Models-Manso

SW Herbs Module 7: Native Herb Production Models-Cota

SW HerbsModule 7: Native Herb Production Models-Osha

Chinese Medicinal Herbs

Asian Medicinal Herbs: Overview and Market Outlook

Asian Medicinal Herbs Risk Management of Species Identification and Selection

Asian Medicinal Herb Risk Management of Propagation Practices for Chinese Medicinal Herbs

Asian Medicinal Herbs Risk Management of Production and Cultivation Practices

Asian Medicinal Herb Processing: Experiences at NMSU AES, Alcade

Asian Medicinal Herb Production: Marketing Strategies

Asian Medicinal Herb Production & Marketing- Introduction

Asian Medicinal Herbs Risk Management for Harvesting Chinese Medicinal Herbs & Seed Saving

Asian Medicinal Herbs Managing Potential Invasiveness of Asian Herbs

Herb Basics

How to Choose the Right Plants for a Medicinal Herb Garden

How to Grow an Herb Garden


Row Crops


Chile

How to Start a Chile Pepper Garden

How to Choose a Chile Variety to Grow

How to Choose a Chile Variety to Grow in Your Garden

Tomatoes

How to Start Tomato Plants Early in Your Garden

How to Grow Tomato Plants in Special Lighting, Part 1

How to Grow Tomato Plants in Special Lighting, Part 2

How to Maintain Tomato and Squash Plants

How to Identify Garden Problems with Tomato Plants

Other Crops

How to Thin Out Lettuce and Spinach Sprouts in the Garden

How to Track the Progress of a Vegetable Garden and Orchard

How to Plant Potatoes

How to Start Lettuce Plants in a Cold Frame

Row Crop Basics

How to Grow a Garden in High Elevation

How to Choose Cool Season Vegetables for Your Garden

How to Start Plant Seedlings on Top of the Fridge

How to Start a Vegetable Garden

How to Properly Plant a Plant, Part 1

How to Properly Plant a Plant, Part 2

How to Start Spring Plants by Seed and Transplants

How to Start Asparagus, Garlic, and Onion Plants

How to Use Mulches and Row Covers in the Garden

How to Collect Seed from Your Garden

Seed Starting

Row Crop Seasonal Maintenance

How to Keep Up Your Garden in March and April

How to Keep Busy in The Garden During the Month of June

How to Put Your Garden to Bed for the Winter

How to Keep Busy in the Garden in September

How to Keep Busy in the Garden During October

How to Keep Busy in the Garden During November

How to Keep Busy in the Garden During December

Row Crop Pests

How to Rabbit-Proof a Garden

How to Control Squash Bugs

How to Identify Problems with Corn in the Garden

How to Identify and Control Garden Pests on Squash and Beans

How to Use Soil Solarization to Kill Nematodes

How to Control Insect Pests in the Garden


Additional Videos


Southern Pueblo Beginning Farmer and Rancher Program Description

Southern Pueblo Beginning Farmer and Rancher Program