To support and promote Arizona agriculture in a way that encourages farming, ranching, and agribusiness, protects the well-being of people, plants, animals and the environment while safeguarding commerce, consumers and natural resources.
April 27 & 28 in Phoenix
The Arizona Food Summit connects people, producers, resources and food to draft a 5-year roadmap to a healthy Arizona.
Who Should Attend
Arizonans involved in Agriculture, Commerce, Education, Family, Food Literacy, Government, Media, Non-Profits and Religion
An overview of Arizona agriculture highlighting crops, economic impact and opportunities, education and harvest schedule. Please note that some photographs were used with permission. Contact the department before using.
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Recent News and Information
4-13-17 - Governor proclaims April Invasive Plant Pest and Disease Awareness Month
4-11-17 - 5 Tips to Prevent Wildfires this Summer
3-28-17 - Dog food recall tied to dogs with thyroid issues
3-13-17 - Wildfire Rebuilding Fund
2-27-17 - Press Release - Arizona Education moved to stores - Students Learn Consumer Savvy
2-17-17 - Update - Leptospirosis update
2-17-17 - News - Juicing is healthy, but easily contaminated by pathogens
2-9-17 - Information - The No. 1 Secret of Strong Farm Operations
1-27-17 - Information - Does bull selection affect your ranch’s overall sustainability?
1-26-17 - News - Cost-share helps younger generation
1-26-17 - News - How a dog's diet shapes its gut microbiome
12-29-16 - News - Conservation Funding Opportunities for Arizona Producers
12-29-16 - Information - Third Round of Funding Available Agriculture Easements in Arizona
12-29-16 - News - 2016 Farm Sector Income Forecast
12-29-16 - News - Arizona Received $3.6 Million in Rural Development Funds
11-23-16 - Press Release - Healthy and Happy Thanksgiving
11-10-16 - Information - Leptospirosis in your pets
11-3-16 - News - Governor Ducey proclaims November as Arizona Leafy Greens Month
10-27-16 - STATE CONTINUES WIDESPREAD SEARCH FOR SKIMMERS
10-21-16 - Information - USDA Announces Streamlined Guaranteed Loans and Additional Lender Category for Small-Scale Operators
8-31-16 - Press Release - Attention Motorists: "Skimmer" protection for Labor Day weekend
8-22-16 - Press release - Alliance Strives to Limit Skimmer Crimes
8-15-16 - Press release - Number of skimmers found in one month surpasses last year's total
8-15-16 - Press Release - Arizona man indicted for cattle rustling
8-11-16 - News - USDA Designates 4 Counties in Arizona as Primary Natural Disaster Areas with Assistance to Producers in New Mexico
8-10-16 - Information - Small business grants available for innovations in agriculture
8-1-16 - Information - WUSATA FundMatch Program press release
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