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Arizona Game and Fish Expo

2/22/2017

Fundraising, Ag Education, Membership Opportunity

YF&R Benefit Trap Shoot

2/22/2017

Aiming for Ag's Future

Arizona Farm Bureau Names Joseph Sigg Chief Administrative Officer

2/15/2017

Arizona Farm Bureau announces Joseph Sigg as Chief Administrative Officer, beginning in this role March 1.

Farm Bureau Scholarships Available

2/14/2017

Paying for college can be cumbersome for many students, and student debt is a burden that many parents do not want their children saddled with.

Arizona Agriculture in 30, 60 and 180 Seconds!

1/31/2017

Three new videos tell the Arizona Agriculture Story!

What Does Farm Bureau Get You? It Gets You Time.

1/25/2017

Time is truly our most valuable Resource. Stolen or recklessly given away, we lose. But one organization helps us multiply our time; the Farm Bureau

Arizona Food Prices are Down 3% in the Fourth Quarter of 2016;  8% cheaper from one year ago

1/13/2017

Arizona retail food prices at the supermarket were down in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to the latest Arizona Farm Bureau Federation Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the total cost of 16 basic grocery items was $47.07, down $1.65 or about 3 percent less than the third quarter of 2016.

Arizona Cotton Growers Looking to Fill Executive-Level Position

12/21/2016

A search is underway for a qualified candidate to serve as the Executive Director to the Arizona Cotton Growers.

Two Days to Explore Arizona

11/30/2016

Farm families attending the American Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in January in Phoenix may have decided to stay over a few extra days. We've got some travel ideas for you.

Half Day to Explore Arizona

11/30/2016

If you’ve only got half-a-day to visit Arizona, you’re going to have to really pick and choose what you want to do. First, determine what kind of person you are: A foodie, and adventurer, a kid at heart, or a shopper.

One Day to Explore Arizona

11/30/2016

Since you’re here for American Farm Bureau’s Annual Meeting in January and you’ve booked an extra day in Arizona, we’ve got some travel ideas for you!

Classic Arizona Thanksgiving Dinner Cost down 3% in 2016

11/15/2016

Arizona Thanksgiving feast this year with all the trimmings will cost $46.27 for an Arizona family of 10 or around $4.63 per person. This is a decrease of $1.56 or about 3 percent less than the 2015 Arizona Thanksgiving meal ($47.83).

Arizona Food Prices are Down 10% from a Year Ago; 1% Down from most recent Quarter

10/17/2016

Arizona retail food prices at the supermarket were down in the third quarter of 2016, according to the latest Arizona Farm Bureau Federation Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the total cost of 16 basic grocery items was $48.72, down 54 cents or about 1 percent less than the second quarter of 2016.

Arizona Agriculture - September 2016

9/28/2016

A conversation with a Young Farmer.

Arizona Agriculture - August 2016

9/28/2016

A Conversation about U.S. Mexico Economic Opportunity and a meeting with our Arizona Governor.

Arizona Agriculture - May 2016

9/28/2016

A Conversation with a food industry Executive about GMOs and more.

Arizona Agriculture - April 2016

4/8/2016

Conversation with an Economist about Farm Income: George Frisvold

Arizona Agriculture - March 2016

4/6/2016

A Conversation with a Farmer Geneticist: Wes Kerr

Arizona Agriculture - February 2016

4/6/2016

A Conversation about Arizona, the Nutrition State: Shane Burgess

Agriculture Scholarships – Preparing today’s Students to Meet Tomorrow’s Needs.

4/1/2016

Arizona’s county Farm Bureaus are proud to contribute thousands of dollars every year to students pursuing higher education in agriculture or a related field.

Choices - Winter 2013

2/29/2016

This is our Winter 2013 special edition to Arizona Agriculture.

Choices - Spring 2013

2/29/2016

Providing Farm Bureau Members CHOICES for informed Decisions. This is our Spring Summer Special Edition.

Choices - Fall 2013

2/29/2016

Fall 2013 CHOICES - Arizona Farm Bureau member benefits Arizona Farming Arizona publications

Choices - Winter 2014

2/29/2016

2014 Winter Arizona Agriculture CHOICES - Arizona Farming

Arizona Food Prices are Down 6 percent in the Fourth Quarter of 2015

1/25/2016

Arizona retail food prices at the supermarket were down in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to the latest Arizona Farm Bureau Federation Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the total cost of 16 basic grocery items was $51.15, down $3.42 or just over 6 percent less than the third quarter of 2015.

Arizona Agriculture - January 2016

1/19/2016

Legislative Leaders Establish Their 2016 Priorities

Arizona Agriculture - November-December 2015

1/19/2016

A conversation with a vegetarian: Paula Rivadeneira

Ag Fest

12/17/2015

Ag Fest

Arizona Food Prices Up

9/30/2015

Arizona retail food prices at the supermarket are up in the third quarter of 2015.

Arizona Agriculture - October 2015, Volume 68, No. 8

9/24/2015

Conversation about Yuma Water: Wade Noble

September 2015, Volume 68, No. 7

8/26/2015

Conversation with a Water Management Veteran: Lisa Atkins

August 2015, Volume 68, No. 6

8/26/2015

Conversation about Water Strategy in Pinal County: Bryan Hartman

April 2015, Volume 68, No. 4

8/26/2015

Conversation with a Veteran Aggie about Water: Ron Rayner

March 2015, Volume 68, No. 3

8/26/2015

Conversation with American Icon, Temple Grandin

May 2015, Volume 68, No. 5

8/26/2015

Conversation about the "Why" of the University of Arizona's Agricultureal Centers

Graham Annual Meeting

7/21/2015

Graham Annual Meeting

Maricopa Annual Meeting

7/21/2015

Maricopa Annual Meeting

Yavapai Annual Meeting

7/21/2015

Yavapai Annual Meeting

Apache Annual Meeting (1)

7/21/2015

Apache Annual Meeting

Yavapai Policy Development Meeting

7/21/2015

Yavapai Policy Development Meeting

Greenlee Policy Development Meeting

7/21/2015

Greenlee Policy Development Meeting

Cochise Annual Meeting

6/25/2015

Cochise Annual Meeting

Cochise Policy Development Meeting

6/25/2015

Cochise Policy Development Meeting

Pima Annual Meeting

6/25/2015

Pima Annual Meeting

Pima Policy Development Meeting

5/26/2015

Pima Policy Development Meeting

Navajo Annual Meeting

5/12/2015

Navajo Annual Meeting

Mohave Annual Meeting

5/12/2015

Mohave Annual Meeting

Yuma Annual Meeting

5/12/2015

Yuma Annual Meeting

Pinal Annual Meeting

5/12/2015

Pinal Annual Meeting

La Paz Annual Meeting (1)

5/12/2015

La Paz Annual Meeting

Graham Picnic

5/12/2015

Graham Picnic

Pinal Policy Development Meeting

5/12/2015

Pinal Policy Development Meeting

Navajo Policy Development Meeting

5/12/2015

Navajo Policy Development Meeting

Coconino Annual Meeting

5/12/2015

Coconino Annual Meeting

Mohave Policy Development Meeting

5/12/2015

Mohave Policy Development Meeting

Graham Policy Development Meeting

5/12/2015

Graham Policy Development Meeting

Yuma Policy Development Meeting (1)

5/12/2015

Yuma Policy Development Meeting

La Paz Policy Development Meeting

5/12/2015

La Paz Policy Development Meeting

Yuma Policy Development Meeting

5/12/2015

Yuma Policy Development Meeting

Maricopa Policy Development - East Side

5/12/2015

Maricopa Policy Development - East Side

Maricopa Policy Development - West Side

5/12/2015

Maricopa Policy Development - West Side

Coconino Policy Development

5/12/2015

Coconino Policy Development

29 Arizona Farmers and Ranchers Tell You Why They Are Farm Bureau Members

4/24/2015

I know why I’m a member of Arizona Farm Bureau: the organization supports our state’s farmers, ranchers and dairy farmers. And, if you’re reading this and you’re a member, you know too. But check out the 29 Arizona agriculture farmers and ranchers and what they say about being a Farm Bureau member.

Mark Killian New Director for Arizona Department of Agriculture

4/14/2015

Arizona Farm Bureau is pleased by the recent announcement of Mark Killian as the new director of Arizona’s Department of Agriculture.

Arizona Farm Bureau Pleased by Mark Killian's Appointment as Director of Arizona Department of Agriculture

4/14/2015

Arizona Farm Bureau is pleased by today’s announcement of Mark Killian as the new director of Arizona’s Department of Agriculture (ADA).

February 2015, Volume 68, No. 2

2/5/2015

Our Conversation series continues. CEO Jim Uhl shares his thoughts on Arizona growth.

January 2014, Volume 68, No. 1

2/5/2015

A New Year, a New Beginning. We hear from our legislative leaders.

November-December 2014, Volume 67, 11

2/5/2015

An organic farmer who supports GMO crops. How can this be?

Increased Misuse of Red-Dyed Diesel Fuel in Arizona Spurs Renewed Enforcement

1/8/2015

Penalties run into the thousands of dollars for those found to be abusing the law.

Economic Study: Agriculture in Arizona's Economy: An Economic Contribution Analysis

12/12/2014

This study serves as a useful tool in understanding exactly what agriculture brings to our state.

Arizona Agriculture: An Often Ignored Success Story (1)

12/10/2014

One of the greatest resources of this country is our inspiration – an idea every time you turn around.

Words of Wisdom to Live By: 4 AZ Ranchers Speak

12/10/2014

We have our own brand of wisdom, insights and historical trivia from a few of our own rancher cowboys. I give you 4 here:

Classic Arizona Thanksgiving Dinner Cost Decreases 5%

11/19/2014

As Arizonans sit down at the Thanksgiving table to dig into the traditional feast this year, the turkey dinner with all the trimmings will cost $46.16 for an Arizona family of 10, or around $4.61 per person. This is a decrease of $2.47 or about 5 percent under the 2013 Arizona Thanksgiving meal ($48.63).

Arizona Agriculture has Spoken; Question is, Will EPA LIsten?

11/17/2014

The comment deadline has come and gone. Just under a half a million comments were submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency regarding their proposed Waters of the U.S. rule.

Arizona Agriculture: An Often Ignored Success Story

11/17/2014

One of the greatest resources of this country is our inspiration — an idea every time you turn around.

A Conversation with a Beginner Farmer: Janna Anderson

11/11/2014

A frequent shopper at area farmers’ markets, third-generation Phoenix native Janna Anderson saw there was a large demand for urban farmers on a small scale even before the locally-grown movement became trendy. Because of this recognition, Pinnacle Farms was launched on a tiny plot behind the Scottsdale Community College in 2000. This all began to unfold at a time when Anderson was just a semester shy of obtaining her nursing degree. Instead, she dropped out of college, decided to follow her heart, and applied herself to filling this niche food market.

October 2014, Volume 67, No. 8

10/29/2014

An Arizona rancher shares his concerns with our branding system.

September 2014, Volume 67, No. 7

10/29/2014

A Conversation with an Agriculture Futurist.

August 2014, Volume 67, No. 6

10/29/2014

Norman Borlaug's Grandaughter talks about her legacy.

Food Prices Down in Arizona

10/7/2014

Surprisingly, Arizona Farm Bureau's quarterly marketbasket reported a 3% decrease in food prices.

Arizona's Market Basket Prices Are Down Compared to National

10/7/2014

At a time when overall food prices across the nation have been steadily increasing, Arizona Farm Bureau has some relatively good news. Arizona retail food prices at the supermarket are down in the third quarter of 2014, according to the latest Arizona Farm Bureau Federation Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey shows the total cost of 16 basic grocery items was $50.88, down $1.76 cents or about 3 percent less than the second quarter of 2014.

2014 Benefit Dinner

10/1/2014

2014 Benefit Dinner

2014 Annual Meeting

8/31/2014

Joing us for this year's Annual Meeting in November

Wall Street Journal Introduces us to Mr. Frankenfood

8/27/2014

The Saturday edition of the Wall Street Journal featured an interview article by Kate Bachelder, interviewing Monsanto COO Brett Begemann.

Maricopa County Annual Meeting

8/20/2014

Maricopa County Annual Meeting

Greenlee County Annual Meeting

8/20/2014

Greenlee County Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting (1)

8/20/2014

Annual Meeting

Picnic/BBQ

8/20/2014

Picnic/BBQ

Apache County Annual Meeting

8/20/2014

Apache County Annual Meeting

EPA Once Again Overreaching on Worker Protection Standards; Farm Bureau Submits Comments

8/20/2014

The American Farm Bureau Federation and the Arizona Farm Bureau Federation submitted comments opposing EPA's proposed Worker Protection Standards rule.

To Catch a Thief

8/8/2014

No need to reinvent the wheel! One farmer's trick for catching a copper thief.

Candidates in Contested Primaries Share their #1 Issue Before the 2014 Arizona Primary Election

8/4/2014

The main purpose of the Arizona Farm Bureau’s comprehensive Primary Election issue is to provide members with the best information on candidates’ beliefs running for political offices in the 2014 Arizona Primary Election on Tuesday, August 26. The agriculture-focused question is designed to assist Farm Bureau members in making the best, informed decisions in the election regarding primary candidates in competitive races.

Policy Development Meeting - 2nd Meeting

7/22/2014

Policy Development Meeting - 2nd Meeting

Annual Meeting

7/22/2014

Annual Meeting

Mohave Policy Development

7/18/2014

Mohave Policy Development

La Paz Annual Meeting

7/18/2014

La Paz Annual Meeting

La Paz Policy Development

7/18/2014

La Paz Policy Development

Policy Development Meeting

7/18/2014

Policy Development Meeting

Annual Meeting (2)

7/18/2014

Annual Meeting

The Heat is On!

7/17/2014

Agriculture employers must take careful note of key required safety measures to ensure employees are staying cool despite hot environments. If not, you could be held liable in the event of a heat-related incident.

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