About This Event
Welcome to the NACUFS 2022 Southern Regional Conference!
Founded in 1888, New Mexico State
University (NMSU) is the oldest public institution of higher education in the state of
We are proud to be hosting
the NACUFS 2022 Southern Regional Conference here in the Land of
Located at the base of the
Organ Mountains and along the Rio Grande River, Las Cruces boasts 350 days of
sunshine per year and attracts visitors from all over the world to experience
an array of outdoor recreation activities, historic attractions, and our
world-class New Mexican
and Las Cruces has played a unique role in our country’s agricultural
We are proud to be the home of
the nation’s oldest wine-growing region, one of the top three states in the
U.S. for pecan production, and world-renown for our chile pepper production
Established in 1992, The Chile
Pepper Institute at NMSU is the only international, non-profit organization
devoted to education and research related to
Capsicum, or chile
We are excited to be offering
an array of educational and motivational programing during our
look forward to providing a variety of memorable opportunities to safely
network and collaborate amongst college and university food service peers while
following all of the latest CDC guidelines.
On behalf of the NMSU and the entire conference planning team, we invite you to
spice things up and come
experience our famous southwestern hospitality here in Southern New Mexico!
Look forward to seeing you soon!
NACUFS 2022 Southern Regional Conference Chair