Welcome to Elephant Butte Irrigation District

Our Mission

For over 100 years EBID has been the steward of the surface water of New Mexico's portion of the Rio Grande Project. We operate and maintain the system for EBID members in the Rincon and Mesilla Valleys, continually improving efficiencies to meet the needs of those we serve and keep costs low, while our commitment to protecting the interests of our members remains steadfast. Our mission is – and always has been – to efficiently deliver surface water to our members with professionalism and respect.

Special Notice - 2021 Grower's Meetings

The Elephant Butte Irrigation District 2021 Grower's Meetings
are scheduled as follows. Please make plans to attend!
Hatch Area:
Monday, May 17, 2021
8:00 - 10:00 AM
Hatch Community Center
837 W. Hall Street
Hatch, NM 87937

Central Area:
Monday, May 17, 2021
1:30 - 3:30 PM
Grapevine Event Center
3900 W. Picacho Avenue
Las Cruces, NM 88007

South Area:
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
8:00 - 10:00 AM
Anthony Country Club
2100 W. O'Hara Road
Anthony, NM 88021

Meeting Agenda:

  • Water Supply Outlook
  • Initial Allocation / Allotment
  • Irrigation Season Startup Dates
  • Groundwater Accountability
  • Engineering / Maintenance Update
  • Legal Update
Virtual access available through

Please join our meeting from your
computer, tablet or smartphone


You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (224) 501-3412

Access Code: 842-078-973

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