Category Archives: Focus on Agriculture

How Climate Change is Affecting Our Farmers – The Challenges

Pin ItThe success of farms and ranches has always been impacted by the whims of the weather.  Variability from year to year in rainfall and temperature can significantly impact how much of each crop farms can produce which has a … Continue reading

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The Faces of Arizona Agriculture: Cochise County Farmer & Rancher Stephen Klump

Pin ItThe Faces of Arizona Agriculture:  Cochise County Farmer and Rancher Stephen Klump Husband, father of 4, lives in Willcox Stephen is a 4th-generation farmer & Rancher; also owner of Mascot Homes & Construction, Willcox Rock & Sand Currently Cochise County … Continue reading

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7 Benefits of GMO and Biotech Crops

Pin ItThere is a lot of information in the media these days that paints a negative picture of GMO crops.  But before you jump on board with the anti-GMO groups, it is important to get the whole story.  Here are … Continue reading

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Play Your Part in Writing the Story of American Agriculture

Pin ItIf you think back over the past 100 years, the world we live in today is a completely different one than the one our grandparents and great-grandparents grew up in.  From the availability of electricity to the Internet to … Continue reading

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“Back to Basics” Nutrition Advice From Experts: Healthy Make and Takes

Pin ItEditor’s Note: In the coming months Arizona Farm Bureau is finalizing a book regarding “Back to Basics” with nutrition and health advice from local nutritionists and other experts in the field. This article is an example of one of … Continue reading

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