Arkansas Rice, Soybeans: Farm Strives for Most Advanced Science in the World

🕔Mar 15, 2018There’s a farm in Arkansas growing soybeans, corn, and rice that is aiming to be the most scientifically advanced farm in the world. Soil samples are run through powerful machines […]

Webinar: International Rice Outlook 2017-2027, March 15

🕔Mar 13, 2018This week’s webinar will feature Dr. Alvaro Durand-Morat, Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness at the University of Arkansas.  He will give an overview of the International […]

Arkansas Rice: Seeding Rates, Burndown Recommendations

🕔Mar 13, 2018The March is On… “How high’s the water papa?”  I don’t know about you but I’m over the rainfall this winter.  February was reportedly the wettest on record, at least […]

Arkansas Rice: New Aromatic Variety Available from U of A

🕔Mar 12, 2018ARoma 17, a new aromatic long-grain rice from the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, offers exceptional rough rice yields with good milling yields. Aromatic rices are fragrant varieties […]

Arkansas Wheat: Heavy Rains Impact Critical Window for Burndown, Fertilization

🕔Mar 9, 2018The steady and significant rainfall experienced by much of Arkansas in late February and early March is tightening a critical window for fertilizing winter wheat in northern Arkansas counties, and […]

Arkansas: Tune Up Field Equipment Before Planting

🕔Mar 9, 2018As winter begins its bumpy transition to spring throughout Arkansas, many producers are readying to prep their fields for planting season. Before the hour is at hand, however, be sure […]

Arkansas: Retaliatory Tariffs on Ag Could Mean a $383M Economic Hit

🕔Mar 8, 2018If trade partners inflict a 25 percent retaliatory tariff on U.S. soy, rice, corn, and grain sorghum, Arkansas could take a $383 million hit in overall value-added to its economy, […]

Arkansas: Pecan Grafting Clinic, Beebe, April 14

🕔Mar 6, 2018The semi-annual pecan grafting workshop, which is offered every other year by the White County Cooperative Extension Service, has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 14, 2018. Sherri Sanders, White County […]

The Global Rice Market and China’s Role Within It – Webinar, March 8

🕔Mar 6, 2018Join us Thursday, March 8 as we host Rachel Trego.  Rachel is an international economist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service.  She is the team leader for […]

Arkansas Sorghum: Managing Sugarcane Aphids

🕔Mar 6, 2018Arkansas grain sorghum acreage has varied dramatically over the last few years due to grain prices and more recently due to the threat of sugarcane aphid. In 2017, Arkansas producers […]

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