The State of Arizona in 1970 created the Arizona Beef Council to establish a program to develop and maintain
state, national, and foreign markets for Arizona beef and beef products.
The Arizona Beef Council is funded
by the Beef
Arizona's ranchers are continually challenged to produce high quality beef. With pressure from foreign markets many cow-calf operators were getting less money for the animals they sold. They seemed to be losing repeat customers. Very few Arizona cow-calf producers fed their calves to market size in feedyards and didn't have any production records on them and really did not know what kind of animal they were producing. Data was needed to show buyers in order to get better prices. They also needed this data in order to improve the quality of next year's calf crop.
Since 1997 the Arizona Ranch to Rail program provides data collected at the feedlot and packing plant. Producers send from 5 to 20 calves to Benedict Feedlot where their records are carefully monitored. At the packing plant data is collected on muscling, grade and other quality characteristics. "Carcass data includes their yield grades, their rib-eye measurements, the amount of muscling that the cattle have," Bob Grumbles of Mohave County says. "They're able to see what changes they may need to make in their production systems. Because many of the animal deficits are directly tied back to genetics most typically ranchers will make changes in their tie bull selection. "That's the one thing that they can change very quickly and very easily that can impact major changes in their herds," he says.
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University of Arizona
The College of Agriculture educates students for a wide range of career
opportunities in agriculture, natural resources, and in family and consumer
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26 Bar Ranch
Producer of registered Herefords. Bed and Breakfast on the ranch, located
in the White Mountains of Arizona.
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Sulphur Springs Mustangs
Our Driftwood Mine Ranch is nestled in the Superstition Mountains of Arizona.
We have 5 Sulphur Springs mustangs for our riding pleasure. Standing at
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Tucson School of Horseshoeing
Courses taught deal exclusively with farriery and some blacksmith work with
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Wind Song Ranch Home
Wind Song Ranch, quality alpacas and alpaca products at Sacred Peaks Trail,
Flagstaff, Arizona. Karla Putnam and Family
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Arizona Cowboy & Rodeo Art
Contemporary paintings from the rugged & colorful great American West,
featuring giclï¿½e reproductions of original watercolors by Cowboy Artist
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Carlos Hadaway, The Arizona Kid
Experience western art through the eyes of western artist Carlos Hadaway
(The Arizona Kid), a painter and veteran cowboy who loves Arizona and the
Old West and expresses his passion for both through western art.
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Macdonald's White Tank Appaloosa Ranch
Macdonald's White Tank Appaloosa Ranch breeds for color, halter, and performance;
features Proud Too Impress standing at stud and offers his weanling, yearling,
and two-year-old progeny for sale.
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Kryo Kinetics Associates, Inc.
Manufacture freeze branding irons and provide information on the different
ways of identifying horses for theft prevention. Arizona, United States.
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Real estate appraiser in Chino Valley, Arizona providing appraisals for
Coconino and Yavapai counties.
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THE WILLIAMS FAMILY RANCH,
THE WILLIAMS FAMILY RANCH, Wickenburg/Arizona, vacation at a real working
cattle ranch... Urlaub auf einer Working Cattle Ranch, auch Round Ups und
Trailreiten... lernt das ursprï¿½ngliche Leben auf einer kleinen Ranch kennen.
(maximal 8 Gï¿½ste)
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Xheart Mini Cattle Ranch
Xheart Ranch has been in Alpine since 1996, but only recently gone into
the miniature cattle business. The brand is an old one, first registered
in Arizona in 1921 and been in the family since. We have always have had
one or more cows (as pets). Then I decided a miniature heifer would be just
the thing. One thing lead to another and now I have a little herd.
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Arizona Meat Goats
We specialize in Boer & Savanna's goats. We also raise Livestock Guard
Dogs-Anatolian Shepards/Great Pyrenees. Arizona Meat Goats is located in
Southern Arizona and have been in the goat buisness for 14 years. Call 520-591-1595.
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Arizona Berkshires, Polands and Spots
Your Southwest connection for "Other" Purebred show pigs. We have some of
the top genetics in the country! Berkshires, Poland China, and Spots. We
also have suckling, roaster/Luau pigs and custom butcher pigs available
year round. See pictures on our web site. Pick you next Champion from Arizona.
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Arizona Land For Salenew
Arizona land for sale with 1000s of farms, ranches, waterfront and rural
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MacDonalds Ranch, a premier horseback riding and western adventure tour
stable located in Scottsdale, Arizona.
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