SACPA Spring Gathering Sat. April 7, 2018 & Agenda


SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, April 7, 2018 for SACPA’s spring gathering! 


Be sure to thank Suzanne Menges with CKP Insurance, Rachel Lewis with ArrowQuip, Barb Jackson with Animal Health Express, and Angel Peraza with Arizona Grain for sponsoring today’s meeting!

Click here for more information on our generous sponsors.






Directions to the Chilton Ranch (17691 W Chilton Ranch Rd, Arivaca, AZ 85601):

Take Interstate 19 South to Exit 48 to Arivaca Road.

Turn right onto West Arivaca Road.

Turn right onto South Nogales Highway.

Turn left onto West Arivaca Road.

Go 23 miles and enter the Town of Arivaca.

Turn left onto South Fraguita Road (just past the Post Office).

In 1/2 mile BEAR RIGHT at the fork.

Go about 100 yards.

Turn Right onto Chilton Ranch Road.

Follow the road up the hill to the round, terra-cotta colored house.





AGENDA (click to download)


8:30 – 9:00    Registration – Pastries and Coffee

9:15        Lisa Atkins, State Land Commissioner, Arizona State Land Department

9:40        Jimmy Simmons, Wildlife Manager Supervisor, Arizona Game and Fish Department

9:55        Jay Whetton, President, Arizona Cattle Growers’ Association

10:10     Rachel Lewis, ArrowQuip (Meeting Sponsor)

10:25     U.S. Congressman Tom O’Halleran, Legislative District 1 (House Agriculture Committee)

10:35   Lauren Maehling (formerly Scheller), Arizona Beef Council

10:45     15 minute Break (Sponsored by Angel Peraza, Arizona Grain)

11:00     Dr. Peter Mundschenk, Arizona State Veterinarian

11:15     Suzanne Menges, CKP Insurance (Meeting Sponsor)

11:30     Heidi Crnkovic, Director of Communication, Arizona Cattle Growers’ Association

11:40     Pam Turnbull, Arizona State Cowbelles President

11:50     Clay Parson, Marana Stockyards

12:15     Lunch $12, Thank you for coming and please enjoy some social time!