Agriculture contains information on a variety of subjects and issues important to agriculture in Arizona, throughout the U.S. and globally. There is information on field crops, including varieties, fertilizer recommendations, irrigation, pest management and many other cultural practices. Information on animals including beef cattle, dairy cows, horses and aquaculture is covered in this category. Finally, find the latest research information on emerging issues such as sustainable agriculture, urban interface, food safety, transgenics, drought and climate.
Agricultural leaders huddled in Yuma, Ariz. in March for the Southwest Ag Summit to learn how to feed a growing world population, plus how to grow crops better and safer, and with a more smaller environmental footprint.