Action Alerts

Arkansas Crop Management Conference January 22-24

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information The 2019 Arkansas Crop Management Conference, which is put on by the Arkansas Crop Protection Association will be held January 22-24 at the Wyndham Hotel in North Little Rock. The meeting will highlight the challenges of 2018 and address changes for next year. The Arkansas Crop Management Conference offers Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for certified […] Read more...

Ag Council Holds Annual Board of Directors Meeting

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information The Ag Council of Arkansas held its annual board of directors meeting on December 13th and 14th at the Capital Hotel in Little Rock. The meeting provided an opportunity for the board of directors to conduct business activities for the organization that will set the stage for activities in the coming year. Including in this […] Read more...

Arkansas Legislative Tax Task Force Completes Work

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information The Arkansas Legislative Task Force for Tax Reform and Relief wrapped up its work in advance of the upcoming legislative session at its final meeting on December 12th. The task force was established by law from an Act approved by the Arkansas General Assembly in 2017. The group held several meetings over the last two […] Read more...

USDA Announces $600 Million for Rural Broadband

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information On Thursday, December 13th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that it would make $600 million available for rural broadband grants and loans. The USDA Rural Utilities Service (RUS) will make available approximately $200 million for grants with applications due to USDA by April 29 as well as $200 million for loan and grant […] Read more...

Potential Shutdown Could Impact USDA

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information Congress currently appears to be on a direct course to a government shutdown for parts of the U.S. government, including the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), if no agreement is reached on what to do with funding for the “border wall,” which is a priority for the Trump Administration. The Department of Interior (DOI) and […] Read more...
OUR SPONSORS: