Arizona farming and ranching Articles




Arizona Agriculture's Faces of Farming and Ranching


Here are some of Arizona farming's farmers and ranchers. From all backgrounds, starting points, and destinations.

It’s Time to Understand and Embrace Neonicotinoid Insecticides


Neonicotinoid insecticides are the least of bees’ problems. In fact, years of monitoring show proper use of neonicotinoids doesn’t harm bees.

Guess What Superfoods Make Arizona Agriculture a Superstar!


By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau: Today’s superfood rankings give Arizona Agriculture superst...

Meet Arizona Agriculture's Alcaida Family


By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau: The rich agriculture heritage of this farm and ranching fam...

Arizona Agriculture's Farmers & Ranchers Are Rockstars!


By Peggy Jo Goodfellow, Arizona Farm Bureau: John F. Kennedy once said, "The American farmer is the...

Meet Arizona Agriculture's Ag Fraternity: Alpha Gamma Rho


Justen Ollendick, Arizona Farm Bureau Intern: Alpha Gamma Rho Alpha Pi is the premier professional ...

Arizona Agriculture's Livestock Industry Seeing Potentially Positive Times


By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau:An expanding supply and strong demand for meat and poultry w...

Meet Arizona Agriculture's Clifton Family


Justen Ollendick, Arizona Farm Bureau intern: Read about a single mom balancing three kids that are...

Meet Arizona Agriculture's Brooks Family


By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau: This young farmer and his wife, Jessica, have mapped out th...

Arizona Agriculture's Hickman's Family Farms to Expand Cage-Free Egg Production


By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau: In a blog series, Arizona Farm Bureau began last spring, we...