Announcements

Save the Date–April 8–(it rhymes!) for SACPA’s Spring Gathering

Save the Date-April 8 for SACPA’s Spring Gathering! Event: SACPA spring gathering Date: Saturday, April 8 Location: University of Arizona Meats Lab on Roger and Campbell Registration: 9:30 AM BBQ Lunch: $12 We will hear updates from ACGA and Cowbelles. We will hear an update from Cindy Delancey, director of the University of Arizona’s new Natural Resource Users Law […]

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SACPA Comments on USFWS Draft Jaguar Recovery Plan

SACPA, together with an informal coalition of public and private organizations, has submitted comments in response to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s December 20, 2016 Jaguar Draft Recovery Plan. Click here to view SACPA’s comments. Please help cover the cost of these comments. To keep your SACPA dues at the bargain basement price of $25 […]

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USFWS releases new Draft Jaguar Recovery Plan

“Comments on the plan and additional information are sought through March 20, 2017. The Draft Jaguar Recovery Plan is available at: https://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/arizona/Jaguar.htm or by request from Field Supervisor, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Arizona Ecological Services Office, 9828 North 31st Avenue, #C3, Phoenix, AZ 85051–2517; phone 602/242-0210. Comments can be sent to this address or by email to: Jaguar_Recovery@fws.gov.”

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Hidden cameras show 250 drug mules in 9 mo. on AZ ranch

  For Immediate Release ARIVACA, ARIZONA – An Arivaca cattle rancher has captured video of about 250 undocumented immigrants and drug runners in nine months on his ranch. Jim Chilton maintains motion-activated cameras on three of many trails from Mexico crossing his ranch. He estimates there are more than 200 similar trails used by drug […]

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Input Sought for National Beef Quality Audit

Arizona Beef Producer, Please take the time to participate in the National Beef Quality Audit. One of the key components of the National Beef Quality Audit, currently being conducted, is producer input. Your participation helps to make the audit more complete and assures that the results represent Arizona ranchers. See below for more information on […]

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Save the Date for SACPA’s Fall Gathering-October 22!

  A Big Thank You to our Sponsors!   Larry Schickedanz Broken Arrow Crop Insurance Rangeland and Agriculture Insurance Programs Telephone (806) 898-8930 Email Larry@bacrop.com Website www.bacrop.com Billy Thompson 225 S. Railroad Ave PO Box 220 Willcox, AZ 85643 Telephone (520) 384-4688 Email billy@maidritefeeds.com Website www.MaidRiteFeeds.com Arizona Cattle Growers Association Patrick Bray, Executive Vice President Telephone (602) 267-1129 Email azcattlemensassoc.org/patrickbray.aspx Website www.azcattlemensasoc.org Anchor Wave […]

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Video: Arizona Cattlemen’s Association 2015-16

This less-than 15-minute video was shown at the Arizona Cattle Growers Association’s 2016 convention. It highlights the ACGA’s accomplishments. We are tremendously blessed to have this outstanding organization working for us! If you are not already a member it is time to join.  ACGA offers a variety of membership categories to suit your individual needs. **View the 2016  Video […]

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Self-Inspection Program Changes Announced

The Arizona Department of Agriculture Announces Changes to Self-Inspection Program Arizona Department of Agriculture  1688 W. Adams Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85007 (602) 542-4373 FAX (602) 542-5420     Self-Inspection Program Change Notice   As of August 6, 2016, the following changes will be made to self-inspection:   Allow swine to be part of self-inspection Allow a seasonal pass and […]

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