General Information


The Arizona Department of Agriculture (AZDA) emergency response team’s mission is to mitigate, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural and man-made disasters and disease outbreaks that affect the Arizona agricultural community.


Below you will find a number of general resources on rural community and agriculture preparedness that will help you plan for all-hazard emergencies.

Video On Emergency Preparedness for Livestock

Check out this video from the Arizona Department of Agriculture and the Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs. Dr. Peter Mundschenk, the Arizona State Veterinarian, explains what you need to do to prepare your livestock for an emergency.

General Agriculture Preparedness Documents

Saving the Whole Family.pdf Download
ReadyAg Workbook.pdf Download
All Hazards Preparedness for Rural Communities.pdf Download
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