January 31 - Southwest Brangus Breeders Best in the West Bull Sale, Marana Stockyards
February 4-7 - Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show, San Antonio, TX
February 14 - Mohave Livestock Association Winter Meeting, Kingman
February 23-24 - AZNRCD Board & Legislative Meeting, Phoenix
February 25 - ACA 29th Annual Winter Meeting, Phoenix
February 26 - ACGA BOD Meeting, Phoenix
February 27 - Drought Management Scenario Development Workshop, Clarkdale
February 28 - Roswell Brangus Bull & Female Sale, Roswell
March 7 - Arizona Farming & Ranching Hall of Fame Dinner, Laveen
March 7 - Cochise Graham Cattle Growers Presents A Night With Baxter Black followed by the Yarbrough Band, Safford (more details to come)
March 10 - Range Livestock Nutrition Workshop, Willcox Contact: Kim McReynolds 520-384-3594
March 11 - Range Livestock Nutrition Workshop, Payson (Mazatal Casino) Contact: Jim Sprinkle 928-474-4160
March 13-14 - Cattleman's Weekend, Chino Valley
March 21 - Arizona Beef Ambassador Contest, Tucson
March 23 - 39th Annual All Breed Bull Sale, Willcox Livestock Auction
March 23-26 - NCBA & PLC Legislative Conferences, Washington, D.C.
April 7-9 - 37th Annual Range Livestock Workshop & Tour
April 11 - Bar T Bar Bull Sale, Crater Ranch Headquarters
April 29-May 1 - ANCW Region VI Meeting, Tucson
May 21-22 - AZ-CA Joint Cattle Feeder Meeting, San Diego
July 23-25, 2015 - 111th Annual ACGA Convention, Tucson
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 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 $394,900 in scholarships to 146 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.