Arkansas: Fruit Growers Assess Freeze Damage, Brace for 2nd Round

🕔Apr 11, 2018Arkansas fruit growers are enduring a nervous week, sandwiched between two periods of freezing weather at a critical time for their crops. This week, Arkansas’ fruit growers were assessing damage […]

Arkansas: Pecan Growers Annual Meeting, Farm Tour, Lonoke, May 5

🕔Apr 11, 2018Orchard owners interested in pecan cultivation will have an opportunity to learn staring with the May 5 Arkansas Pecan Growers Association annual education meeting and farm tour being presented by […]

Arkansas: Delta Black Flies Kill Livestock, Deer, Force Nature Center Closure

🕔Apr 3, 2018Livestock producers in the Arkansas delta are working to protect their animals after a population explosion of bloodsucking black flies that is being blamed for the deaths of a bull […]

Arkansas: U of A Hosts ‘Most Crop Per Drop’ Irrigation Contest

🕔Apr 3, 2018Are you the Arkansas rice, soy or corn producer who can get the most crop per drop? Find out by entering the 2018 Arkansas Rice and Row Crop Irrigation Yield […]

Arkansas: Acreage Gains for Rice, Corn, Cotton, Sorghum, Soybeans; Peanuts Flat

🕔Mar 29, 2018Rice is expected to pick up 170,000 acres for the 2018 growing season in Arkansas, but continued rain here and drought in South America may shift that forecast in favor […]

Arkansas: Flooded Wells Could Mean Contaminated Water Supply

🕔Feb 28, 2018When flooding submerges wellheads, there’s a good chance the well water supply has been contaminated, said Mike Daniels, water quality specialist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture. […]

Arkansas: 9 Upcoming Water Management Schools

🕔Feb 27, 2018Producers getting ready for 2018 row crop growing season have plenty of opportunities to sharpen their water management skills through schools being offered by the University of Arkansas System Division […]

Agroterrorism: FBI Recognizes University of Arkansas Division of Ag for Its Efforts

🕔Feb 21, 2018The FBI has recognized the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture for its help in the agency’s efforts to fight agroterrorism over the last nine years. Special Agent C. […]

Arkansas: Dicamba – Online Applicator Certification Now Available

🕔Feb 20, 2018Online training is open for Arkansas farmers seeking the mandatory license for ground applications of any dicamba or Enlist 2,4-D formulations in 2018. There are two separate online modules: One […]

Arkansas: Irrigation Water Management School, Jonesboro, Jan. 30

🕔Jan 23, 2018Learn to make the best use of your irrigation this growing season through schools being offered by the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture. The Division of Agriculture is […]

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