Arizona Organic Articles




Meet Arizona Agriculture’s Dominguez Family


This small, Yuma produce farm in the Mecca of America’s “Winter Lettuce Bowl of the United States” may seem a bit odd.

Arizona Retail Farmer Helps His Customers with Produce Buying and Even Cooking


Direct-market farmers also need to have an educational mindset. If they put out a variety of produce they should be prepared to tell people how to cook it because they’ll ask you.

Organic and Conventional Farming: More alike than Different


We celebrate small and large farms in Arizona, organic and conventional. We celebrate it all because we need it all.

The Many Flaws in the EPA’s 2015 Waters of the United States Rule


The 2015 Waters of the United States EPA Rule was created without consulting local governments, agencies, or other stakeholders.

Sales of Organic Arizona Ag Production Down 9% from 2015


The value of sales of certified organic herbs dropped almost 40 percent from 2015.

Organic Retail Farmers Could Prosper with Monsanto in their Backyard


By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau Communication and Organization Director: Last Thursday eveni...

Duncan Family Farms Gets Own Label


In agriculture, we always celebrate local markets and local labels. Well, we get to do it again wit...

Did You Know: Leafy Greens and Organics Has a Pendulum Swing out West


This summer, your major farms that grow the majority of your leafy greens you like to eat, and cert...

Duncan Family Farms Recent Promotions Reflects Values and Growth


Based in Goodyear, Arizona, Duncan Family Farms, a leading family-owned, multi-regional grower of o...

Sales from Arizona Agriculture Organic Farms up 122%from 2008


By Dave DeWalt, USDA NASS Mountain Region Arizona Field Office State Statistician:During 2014, ther...