June 7 — Business digest

Farm Credit of New Mexico names new manager

Brett Valentine has been named the new branch manager for Clovis’ Farm Credit of New Mexico office. Wednesday was his first day in the position.

Valentine, who has been with the company since 1997, was serving as assistant branch manager and as vice president, a title he held since 2006.

He succeeds Cary Crist, who was recently promoted to eastern regional manager.

Farm Credit of New Mexico is a full service agricultural lender for state farmers and ranchers.