Tag Archives: Commodity

16 Arizona Dairy Facts You Need to Know

By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau Outreach Director   Our Arizona dairy milk is one of the freshest, most local products you can purchase daily. In my role with the Arizona Farm Bureau, I’m regularly asked how to “buy local.” … Continue reading

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It’s High Cotton but High Costs

Although the price of cotton has gone up, growing the commodity is expensive.

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Farm Profit Misnomer: Rising Food Prices Part 4

It’s a misnomer that farmers are making tons of money. As oil prices rise so do the costs to operate the farm. Farmers feel the pinch in greater amounts as they might purchase fuel in the thousands of gallons at a time during planting and harvest.

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Rising Food Prices Part I: A Farmer’s Point of View

Rising Food Prices, A Farmer’s Point of View

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