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Arizona’s Fire Season is a Hot One


Fire can be an important tool for resource management.

USMCA Implementation Is Here


This agreement will set the stage for future trade agreements.

Arizona Farmers and Ranchers Can Apply Online for CFAP


All USDA Service Centers are open for business, including some that are open to visitors to conduct business in person by appointment only.

Arizona’s Public Lands: Let’s Support the Ranchers in Keeping them Pristine


Ranching and recreating must work hand in hand for everyone using the lands to get along.

Arizona's Food System Response to COVID-19: Lessons Learned


This 2-hour panel provides a detailed about of just what happened to Arizona's very complex food system during the early days of the Pandemic.

UPDATE: President Signs Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act


The newly passed bill will make it easier for small businesses and other recipients of the PPP funding to qualify for forgiveness of the loans.

Arizona Entrepreneurs Addressing Farm and Rural Challenges Wanted


$145K in Startup Funds Available; Apply by July 31

USDA Announces $1 Billion for Rural Businesses and Agricultural Producers


The USDA announced it will provide $1 billion in guaranteed loans for rural businesses and agricultural producers who do not qualify for FSA loans.

Arizona's 2020 Legislative Session Concludes


A session marked with twists and turns is over. Find out how agriculture fared in the 2020 legislature.

We Were Local When Local Wasn’t Cool


And while local ag markets have had ebbs and flows, a resurgence of a broader local Arizona ag market took place in the early 1990s.