Action Alerts

UofA Updates Crop Budget Estimates

Monday, May 13th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts The University of Arkansas System’s Division of Agriculture recently updated information related to crop enterprise budgets. The new information provides information related to cost of production and breakeven levels for each major commodity related to estimated crop prices. The University also offers an interactive crop budget tool for producers, which allows farmers to enter their […] Read more...

Former Senator Lincoln Talks Agriculture and Trade

Monday, May 13th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts Former U.S. Senator from Arkansas, Blanche Lincoln, recently joined Agri-Pulse for a podcast to discuss agriculture and trade issues with a heavy emphasis on the U.S., Mexico, Canada Trade Agreement (USMCA). Lincoln, who once chaired the Senate Agriculture Committee, continues to work in agriculture and trade policy matters through her governmental affairs consulting firm, the […] Read more...

May 10 WASDE Report

Monday, May 13th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts On Friday, May 10th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a new World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimate (WASDE) report. The report, which provides supply and demand estimates related to major agricultural commodities, indicated more bearish market conditions for most major commodities with large supplies and reduced demand. More below: https://www.usda.gov/oce/commodity/wasde/wasde0519.pdf WASDE Cotton: Higher […] Read more...

U.S. – China Trade War Escalates

Monday, May 13th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts The ongoing trade war between the United States and China continues to ratchet up as both countries failed to reach an agreement last week. The United States announced it would move to implement significant increases in tariffs, and China responded by saying they would retaliate. President Trump announced that he was prepared to provide U.S. […] Read more...

May 6 Crop Progress & Condition Report

Monday, May 6th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts On Monday, May 6th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released an updated Crop Progress and Condition Report for Arkansas. The report indicates that Arkansas continues to lag well behind its five year average on plantings for all major commodities due to soil moisture and continuous heavy rains across much […] Read more...
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