Regional Farm News

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Producers, extension agents brace for buffalo gnat outbreak

Livestock producers and Cooperative Extension Service agents in Arkansas County are bracing for another possible outbreak of southern buffalo gnats. &...
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Registration opens for Mizzou ag lenders school

Registration is open for the University of Missouri Agricultural Lenders School for early career agricultural lenders. The school runs June 3-7 on th...
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Over the Top Aviation holds open house at new facility

Over the Top Aviation held an open house-customer appreciation day at its new facility in Cash, Arkansas on March 7.   The event, which featured ...
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As rains delay field prep, early planted rice looks increasingly less likely

Continuously wet conditions further delayed the work of field preparation throughout much of Arkansas this week, as intermittent rains continue to sat...
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2018 Arkansas rice production marks recovery from 2017 flooding; hay and peanuts see sharp decline

Even if the fall of 2018 marked the “harvest that never ended,” Arkansas growers managed to pull enough rice from the land to mark a 30 percent in...
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Keeping herbicide sprayers ready during winter time

Good winter maintenance practices for herbicide sprayers help protect hefty investments and make sure the equipment is ready for spring.   Herbic...
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Manage CRP hardwoods to address wildlife needs

Many landowners want to make changes in Conservation Reserve Program hardwood plantations because of declining populations of game animals, especially...
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Thornton named NRCS Assistant State Conservationist for Management and Strategy

Clifford Thornton was recently named assistant state conservationist (ASTC) for management and strategy for the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservatio...
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Breaking : Public Comment Period and Public Hearing Date Set for Proposed Dicamba Regulations

A 30-day public comment period and a public hearing date has been set for proposed regulations that allow the use of dicamba in Arkansas on soybean an...
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Arkansas Rice annual Meeting is January 8, 2019

The Arkansas Rice Annual Meeting on January 8, 2019 at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart, Arkansas, is the largest gathering of rice farmers an...