Canal Cleanup and Safety: A Cautionary Tale

Posted by Karen Ray on June 3, 2019 8:04 PM

Elephant Butte Irrigation District’s irrigation season has officially started and it’s time for a vital safety and maintenance reminder concerning the canal system. First, safety! Folks of all ages can feel the irresistible call of cold water running down an […]


EBID Flat Rate Irrigation Weekend June 8-9

Posted by Karen Ray on June 3, 2019 7:04 PM

Elephant Butte Irrigation District’s Flat Rate (Small Tract) Irrigation Weekend is set for this coming weekend, June 8-9. Remember, flat rate accounts are defined as less than two acres of land owned within EBID boundaries with water rights and paid […]


Special Board of Directors Meeting

Posted by Engineering on May 20, 2019 5:24 PM

The EBID Board of Directors will be having a meeting on May 23, 2019 beginning at 1:30 PM to discuss the 2019 Irrigation Allocation and the Opening Release. To obtain a copy of the agenda for this meeting, please contact […]


EBID Sets Official Initial Water Allotment

Posted by Karen Ray on April 11, 2019 2:51 PM

Elephant Butte Irrigation District’s board of directors set an initial surface water allotment of six inches (6”) for the 2019 irrigation season during their regular monthly meeting on April 10. Dr. Phil King, EBID engineering consultant, stressed that this is […]


EBID Grower’s Meetings March 27 and 28

Posted by Karen Ray on March 19, 2019 10:26 PM

    Elephant Butte Irrigation District will hold its annual Growers Meetings at the following times and places. All EBID members, both producers and small tract owners, are highly encouraged to attend.     Hatch Area: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 […]


The Road Act Revisited

Posted by Karen Ray on February 26, 2019 9:08 PM

EBID Staff Report The Roads Act is back on the road so to speak. First presented during the 2017 New Mexico Legislative Session, it is now staging a comeback. The issues prompting the legislation have not disappeared but remain of […]