Business Digest

The city of Clovis is seeking applicants to serve as representatives from Districts 1 and 4 on its Economic Developent Tax Advisory Board, according to a city press release.
The board meets at 7:30 a.m. on the second Wednesday of each month. It makes recommendations to the Clovis City Commission regarding allocation of economic development funds, the release said.
Those interested in serving on the board should contact Claire H. Burroughes, assistant city clerk, at 769-7828, by Friday.

Dr. Jacob H. Moberly, who has practiced dentistry in Clovis since 1959, has been named president of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Dental Alumni Association, the organization’s annual midwest dental conference, said a release from the UMKC School of Dentistry.
Moberly earned his doctor of dental surgery degree from the UMKC School of Dentistry in 1959. He earned a bachelor of science degree from Eastern New Mexico University in Portales in 1955, the release said.

High Plains Harley-Davidson, of Clovis, was named one of the Top 100 Dealers for 2002 in February by Dealernews, a business-to-business magazine in the powersports industry, according to a release from High Plains Harley-Davidson.
The Top 100 competition, now in its 12th year, recognizes dealerships across North America for retail design and merchandising approaches, said a release from the magazine.
The Top 100 retailers will be honored at a reception Feb. 14 at the Indiana Roof Ballroom in Indianapolis, Ind, the release said.

The Clovis Downtown Revitalization Program will present proposed architectural designs for downtown Clovis developed by students in the Design and Planning Assistance Center of the School of Architecture and Planning at the University of New Mexico, said a CDRP release.
The presentation will be 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the XCEL Energy Building, 500 Pile St. in Clovis, the release said.

The Farmers Electric Cooperative held its 65th annual meeting of members April 26 at the National Guard Armory in Santa Rosa with 198 members and guests present, said a cooperative release.
Re-elected by acclamation to additional three-year terms on the cooperative’s board of trustees are: Billy Tate, District One – Clovis; George Dodge, Jr., District Four – Santa Rosa; and Pat Woods, District Six – Broadview/Grady, the release said.

Farmers and ranchers interested in “renting” land to the federal government to halt soil erosion have from today through May 30 to sign up for the Conservation Reserve Program, said a release from U. S. Rep. Tom Udall, D-N.M.
To sign up for the program go to the local USDA service center, the release said.
For information, see www.nrcs.usda.gov/programs/crp/ on the Internet.

Business Digest is compiled by CNJ staff writer Jack King. He may be contacted at 763-6991, extension 318, or by e-mail: jack_king@link.freedom.com