During the national FFA convention, we asked college students to think back to their time in the blue corduroy jacket and tell us their favorite FFA memory.
Baiey Roden from the Queen Creek FFA Chapter in Arizona is a National FFA candidate who embodies the FFA motto with her passion to help others.
While the FDA continues to investigate a multi-state outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 associated with romaine lettuce the administration says any contaminated product from the Yuma growing region has already worked its way through the food supply and is no longer available for consumption. As the romaine lettuce outbreak, that has claimed five lives and […]
A 50-year-old Tucson, Arizona, man and his horse are dead after a tragic hit and run this weekend. According to the Pima County Sheriff’s Office, witnesses spotted a small blue pickup strike the horse and rider Saturday in the 10500 block of South Nogales Highway. The rider, Scott Allen Brown, and his horse are both […]
As the FDA continues to investigate a multi-state outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 linked to romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona, confusion continues regarding the sources of romaine lettuce currently being harvested and shipped to restaurants and grocery stores. California and Arizona Leafy Greens Marketing Agreements, which represent companies producing 90 percent of the leafy […]
While romaine lettuce production has slowed down for the season in Arizona, the leafy green industry is working diligently with federal agencies to gather accurate information on the recent E. coli O157:H7 outbreak. “We are concerned about the impact to the country and especially for those who have suffered from this outbreak,” said Arizona Leafy Greens […]
We call it the transition — when the growing season for lettuce and other tender greens shift from California for the spring and summer to Arizona for fall and winter.
Starbucks squashed a 14-year-old Arizona teen’s birthday wish when they denied her service at the drive-thru because she was on horseback over the weekend. Aspen Cline’s mother Tandy Cline took to Facebook with this post shortly after the incident: Starbucks took notice and the next day the store district manager reached out to Cline inviting […]
Arizona has been facing a shortage for several years of agriculture teachers that has officials concerned about its lingering impact on the industry that helps feed the nation.