Upcoming Events

March 7 - Range Livestock Nutrition Workshop, Prescott

March 7 - "100 Years, 100 Ranches" Exhibit Opens, Tempe

March 8 - Range Livestock Nutrition Workshop, Sierra Vista

March 10 - Yavapai Cattle Growers' Association Annual Meeting, Prescott Valley

March 12 - Willcox Livestock Auction Bull Sale, Willcox

March 15 - Arizona Cattle Industry Foundation Scholarship Application Deadline

March 16-17 - Cattleman's Weekend, Prescott Livestock Auction, Chino Valley

March 18 - Ranching Heritage Alliance Collaborative Drought Management Seminar, X Diamond Ranch, South Fork

March 19 - Ready For Work Bull Sale, Belen, NM

March 20 - NRCD Listening Session, ASLD, Phoenix

April 3-5 - 40th Annual AZ/UT Range Livestock Workshops, Utah

April 7 - SACPA Membership Meeting, Chilton Ranch, Arivaca

April 10-12 - NCBA/PLC Legislative Conference, Washington, D.C.

April 14 - Bar T Bar Sale, Winslow

April 28 - Arizona Beef Ambassador Contest, UA, Tucson

June 15-17 - Arizona Cowpunchers Annual Reunion Rodeo, Williams

July 26-28 - 114th Annual Convention of the ACGA, Prescott

August 1-4 - Cattle Industry Summer Business Meeting, Denver

September 15 - 3rd Annual Legacy Ranch Horse Sale, Prescott

February 8-9, 2019 - ACIF Presents "A Cow-Calf Symposium for SW Ranchers", Phoenix


The Contribution of the Beef Industry to Arizona's Economy: State and County Profiles - Study completed by the University of Arizona's Cooperative Extension and Department of Agricultural Resource Economics

Letter from DEQ Director Henry Darwin on WOTUS - as mentioned in December 2014

Cattlemen Legal Educational Articles

Getting Help for an Adult Who Can't Manage Alone - July 2014

Why Raisins & Wetlands Should Give Cattle Ranchers Hope - April 2014

Abandoning the Principles of the Great Seal of Arizona: How Arizona's Agricultural Property Tax Laws Threaten the Existence of It's Agricultural Community (Part 1 in December 2013; Part 2 in January 2014; Part 3 in February 2014; Part 4 in March 2014)

Does Ag do Overtime? - November 2013


Educational & Member Feature Articles

October 2011 - Member Spotlight: Carl Stevenson; Does AI Work on a Commercial Arizona Ranch

November 2011 - Managing the Cost of Your Money; Use of Social Media for Ranchers

December 2011 - Member Spotlight: Babbitt Brothers

January 2012 - Blogging for Ranchers; Diablo Trust Honored with BEEF 2011 Trailblazer Award

February 2012 - Success with Succession; Controlling the Future of your Farm with Effective Estate Planning

March 2012 - Member Spotlight: Bill Fain

April 2012 - Member Spotlight: Robert "Shoofly" Shufelt; How Ranchers Can Use Facebook

May 2012 - Member Spotlight: Fred Boice; E-Mail Marketing: What Works and What Doesn't

June 2012 - Cochise-Graham Cattle Growers Celebrate 100 Years!; The Power of Print Advertising

July 2012 - Basics of Good Advertising; ACIF Scholarship Recipients

August 2012 - Livestock Theft in 21st Century Arizona; Choosing the Right Digital Camera

September 2012 - Member Spotlight: Mike Gross

October 2012 - Cattle Markets: A Bumpy Ride Ahead; Special Feature: Gila County Sale

November 2012 - Adding Value to your Calves; Help for the Next Generation of Ranchers

December 2012 - Is it worth your effort and expense to consider different weaning strategies?; Livestock Photography

January 2013 - Grass-Fed Beef: A dry-wet age comparison

February 2013 - What can an Arizona Rancher do to Increase Cattle Quality & Profits? Part I Part II; Protecting 2013 Calf Prices

March 2013 - Member Feature: Dwayne Dobson

April 2013 - Breeding Soundness Examination of Bulls; Strategic Drought Scenario Management Planning (pages 1&2 - page 3 - page 4)

May 2013 - Targeted Grazing

June 2013 -  Ranching with Drought in the Southwest

July 2013 - Maricopa County Fair Exhibitor Outreach Project Success

August 2013 - Adapting Angus to Arizona

November 2013 - Nature, Nurture, or Both? Member Spotlight: Steve Pierce

December 2013 - Beef Cattle Mineral Supplementation on Arizona Rangelands Member Spotlight: Atkin Family

January 2014 - Food Safety Past & Present Member Spotlight: Ladd Family

February 2014 - Member Spotlight: Grant Boice

March 2014: Member Spotlight: Don Butler

April 2014: Member Spotlight: R. Lewis Bowman

May 2014: Member Spotlight: Leroy & Velma Tucker

July 2014: Member Spotlight: Bob & Miriam Boice Tribute

August 2014: Member Spotlight: Alex Dees