Upcoming Events 

July 14 - Babbitt Ranches 2018 Colt Sale, Flagstaff

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

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

August 9-11 - AZ Cowboy Poets Gathering, Prescott

August 10 - Coconino County Farm Bureau & Cattle Growers' Association Annual Summer Meeting, Williams  

August 15-17 - Arizona Section, Society for Range Management Summer Meeting, Moqui Group Campground, Coconino National Forest

August 18 - Greenlee County Cattle Growers' Association Meeting, Eagle Creek School

August 29 - Applied Reproductive Strategies in Beef Cattle Symposium, Ruidoso, NM

September 7 - UA Cooperative Extension Drought Management Tools & Resources Workshop, Benson

September 8 - 2nd Annual Los Charros Foundation, Inc. FFA/4-H Fundraiser, Sonoita

September 14 - UA Cooperative Extension Drought Management Tools & Resources Workshop, Globe

September 15 - Gila County Cattle Growers' Association Annual Meeting & Steak Fry, Gila County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall 

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

September 27-30 - Public Lands Council Annual Meeting, Park City, Utah

September 29 - Yavapai Cattle Growers Assoc. Calf Sale & BBQ, Peeples Valley

November 17 - Gila County Cattle Growers' Salute to Ranching Holiday Dinner-Dance & Auction, Gila County Fair Grounds Exhibit Hall

January 30-February 1, 2019 - 2019 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show, New Orleans, LA

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