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2019 Arkansas Pesticide Application Clinics scheduled

Arkansas producers can learn to get the most out of their pest management dollars at one of six pesticide application clinics set for February and Mar...
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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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Rural Profile 2019: Arkansas economy grows; rural growth lags behind state average

Since the end of the Great Recession in 2010, both Arkansas’ and the national economy have grown; however, the state’s rural areas have “grown o...
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Arkansas releases high-quality, thornless blackberry with excellent flavor

Caddo, a blackberry packing a little name and a mouthful of flavor, is a high-quality thornless variety from the University of Arkansas System Divisio...
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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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Legacy ranching, quality genetics among concerns identified in Arkansas beef industry assessment

The first industrywide assessment survey of Arkansas beef producers in more than a decade finds producers are most concerned with who will follow in t...
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Attract birds to your garden

The presence of birds is almost universally welcome among gardeners.Their contributions of movement, color, sounds and pest control to the landscape a...
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Leading scientists to discuss latest diet and exercise research at symposium

Nutrition researchers will compare notes and build collaboration in their efforts to combat obesity and improve human health during the second annual ...
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University of Arkansas Arthropod Museum moves collection to roomier home

The thousands of shelled, winged and multi-legged arthropods squeezed into a room in the University of Arkansas’ agriculture building will soon have...
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UPDATE : USDA to reopen all FSA offices for additional services during shutdown

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that all Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices nationwide will soon reopen to provide additio...