March 3 - Ranching Heritage Alliance Meeting, X Diamond Ranch
March 14-15 - Cattleman's Weekend, Prescott Livestock Auction
March 17 - 38th Annual All Breed Bull Sale, Willcox Livestock Auction
March 29 - Arizona Beef Ambassador Contest, Tucson
April 1-5 - Bar T Bar Private Treaty Sale. See videos of each bull & bid online or come by and select, or call & let us help you. www.bartbar.com 928-289-2619
April 5 - Arizona State Cowbelles Board Meeting, Casa Grande
April 8-10 - National Cattlemen's Beef Association Legislative Conference, Washington, D.C.
April 8-10 - UT/AZ Range Livestock Workshop & Tour, Orderville/Hurricane, UT
April 19 - SACPA Spring Meeting, Florida Station on the Santa Rita Experimental Range, 9am
May 10 - Arizona FFA Alumni Classic Golf Tournament, Phoenix
May 13 - Yavapai County Stocker Feeder Sale, Prescott Livestock Auction
May 22-23 - Arizona-California Cattle Feeders Joint Meeting, San Diego
June 20-22 - Arizona Cowpuncher's Reunion Rodeo, Williams
July 17-19 - 110th Annual ACGA Convention, Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino, Chandler
Arizona Cattle Industry Research & Education Foundation (ACIF)
Founded in 1982, ACIF, has supported Arizona's cattle industry. Devoted to two goals: sustaining the people who are engaged in the industry and care about the ranching way of life; and sustaining the land that is the source of productivity for the livestock industry.
AccomplishmentsFrom donations and earnings, ACIF has: (since 1993)
Board of Trustees
John Fowler, President
Expires 2013: Chuck Backus, Louis Maxcy, Bill McGibbon, Suzanne Menges, Mary Jo Rideout, Vicki Wilkinson.
Expires 2014: Bill Brake, Phil Clifton, Sandy Eastlake, John Fowler, Dennis Moroney, Dorothy Webb
Expires 2015: Ron Allen, Tom Bell, Norm Hinz, Richie Kennedy, Paul Orme, Linda Vensel
Past presidents of the:
Carl Stevenson, Trustee Emeritus
To date, ACIF has granted $370,900 in scholarships to 141 students in their pursuit of higher education. To apply for a scholarship, download the application, here.
Ways to Give
The Arizona Cattle Industry Research and Education Foundation is a qualified nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Donations to the Foundation are charitable contributions and deductible from taxable income. Make contributions payable to: ACIF 1401 North 24th Street, Suite 4 Phoenix, AZ 85008.