Charged with drug trafficking enhanced to first degree because of prior federal conviction.
It appears that you are being charged with a first degree drug trafficking charge in NM state court. The charge is a first degree because you have a prior conviction for drug trafficking. A first degree drug trafficking charge carries an eighteen year sentence.
Regarding probation, anything is possible. However, the mandatory time that the charge carries makes it especially important that you immediately obtain an attorney to obtain all discovery, review every aspect of the case and look for possible suppression issues or possible defenses.
Obtain an attorney immediately.
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