Located in Estancia, N.M. Torrance County is one of the most productive agricultural counties in the United States. Pinto beans, corn, alfalfa and pumpkins are just a small portion of the crops, which are harvested throughout the year.
Torrance County is also home to the beautiful Manzano Mountains, Salinas National Monument and vast open, undisturbed rangeland which farmers, ranchers, and wildlife call home. Read more about us here.
Torrance County is committed to effective, efficient and responsible public policy, excellent public service, courteous public contact, sensitivity to cultural beliefs and preservation of their heritage, providing quality services as required by law or mandated by the public, enhancing the health, safety and general well-being of the citizens of Torrance County and conducting county operations in a legal, ethical and fair manner.
The Torrance County Commission, at the urging of the County Fire Chief have imposed Burn Restrictions for the unincorporated portions of Torrance County. Chief Gary has indicated that it is in the best interest of the County to impose burn restrictions due to severe drought conditions