Education & Announcements

SACPA Commends Dr. Samuel Garcia, U of AZ Food Product and Safety Laboratory

Sam has demonstrated dedication and service to the livestock industry in Arizona as well as to our youth. He has made the U of A Food Product and Safety Laboratory a great teaching tool and research demonstration facility for livestock producers in Arizona. By revamping the Meat Store, he has brought visibility and awareness to the U of A. In addition, he seems to be running the facility at a profit.

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Did you receive unsolicited seeds in the mail?

Do not plant seeds from unknown origins.                 https://agriculture.az.gov/news/release-unsolicited-seeds-china DOUGLAS A. DUCEY   Governor MARK W. KILLIAN        Director Arizona Department of Agriculture 1688 W. Adams Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85007 (602) 542-4293 FAX (602) 542-4290 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEWS RELEASE DATE:   July 27, 2020 MEDIA […]

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Fire Damage Info Urgently Needed from Ranchers

The Forest Service Emergency Burned Area Response (BAER) Team for the Bighorn Fire needs immediate damage assessments from impacted ranchers. They are asking the Natural Resource Conservation Districts (NRCDs) to collect this information from the affected ranchers.       AGENCIES NEED RANGE DAMAGE INFORMATION FROM IMPACTED RANCHERS BY MONDAY MORNING, JULY 6, 2020. If your […]

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Important Wildfire Update; Rollover Auction June 24

Good Evening SACPA Members, I have forwarded the Arizona Farm and Ranch Group Update regarding Wildfires that are affecting many ranches in Arizona. In this message there are links to the most up-to-date wildfire information, as well as Marana Stockyards efforts to help those in need.  There are also links to many USDA and FSA […]

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