Action Alerts

Arkansas Ag Hall of Fame Inductees Named

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 | Categories: Action Alerts The Arkansas Ag Hall of Fame announced the names of six new inductees to be recognized at the upcoming Ag Hall of Fame luncheon to be held March 6th in Little Rock. The luncheon will be held at 11:30 am at the Embassy Suites Hotel. Tickets and tables can be purchased here: Tickets and Tables […] Read more...

Industrial Hemp Conference Coming to North Little Rock in February

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 | Categories: Action Alerts A two day conference on Industrial Hemp will take place February 14-15 in North Little Rock at the Wyndham Hotel. The conference is designed to educate industry participants and interested parties with an overview of industrial hemp in Arkansas. The conference will feature a variety of speakers including Arkansas hemp farmers, soil scientists, seedsmen, processors, […] Read more...

USMCA Inches Closer to Approval in Congress

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 | Categories: Action Alerts On Tuesday, January 7th, the U.S. Senate Finance Committee approved the United States, Mexico, Canada Free Trade Agreement (USMCA) by a vote of 25-3. The agreement was previously approved by the U.S. House of Representatives with a vote of 385-41. The legislation to approve the trade deal is expected to be considered by the Senate […] Read more...

Governor’s Levee Task Force Issues Report

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 | Categories: Action Alerts On Tuesday, January 7th, the Arkansas Levee Task Force issued its final report and recommendations to Governor Hutchinson. The Task Force was established by Governor Hutchinson following record flooding of the Arkansas River in 2019. They were tasked with developing policy recommendations for improving the management and condition of Arkansas’s flood control infrastructure. The Task […] Read more...

CoBank Report Projects 2020 Prospects

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 | Categories: Action Alerts A new report recently released from CoBank takes a look at the economic prospects for the agriculture industry in 2020. The report highlights potential strengths and weaknesses for the ag economy this year while considering how changes to variables such as trade and government policy could impact the marketplace. More below: https://www.farmprogress.com/farm-operations/cobank-report-farmers-resilient-amid-global-challenges https://www.cobank.com/knowledge-exchange/general/the-year-ahead-2020 2020 REPORT Read more...
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