Action Alerts

Cotton State Support Summer Meeting July 24 in Marianna

Friday, July 13th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information Cotton producers wishing to attend and participate in the Arkansas Cotton State Support Group are welcome to join the group’s next meeting on Tuesday, July 24th, 2018, at the Lon Mann Cotton Research Station in Marianna, AR.  The meeting, which will begin at 9:00am and conclude with lunch, will offer an opportunity to receive cotton research […] Read more...

UofA DD50 Upgraded to Help Rice Farmers

Friday, July 13th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information Updated DD50 program improves accessibility, accuracy for rice management By Fred Miller U of A System Division of Agriculture Fast Facts: Updated DD50 program features greater accuracy, accessibility Program more user friendly, especially on mobile devices More updates considered for 2019 (619 words) (Download MS Word version ) (Art available for download at https://flic.kr/p/UBsaLZ) (Related website: DD50 […] Read more...

FSA County Committee Elections on Horizon

Friday, July 13th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information The USDA is seeking volunteers to participate on Farm Service Agency county committees, and the sign up period for applicants ends August 1. The election of responsible agricultural producers to FSA county committees is important to ALL farmers and ranchers with large or small operations. It is crucial that every eligible producer take part in […] Read more...

July 12 USDA Wheat Production Estimates for Arkansas

Friday, July 13th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information On July 12, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released an updated report estimating production of wheat in Arkansas. According to the report, wheat production for 2018 is projected down 14 percent from 2017 with yields of 56 bushels per acre on approximately 100,000 acres. More below: 7.12.2018 Crop Production […] Read more...

New Endangered Species Reform Bills Introduced in U.S. House

Friday, July 13th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information On Thursday, July 12, a package of bills were announced in the U.S. House of Representatives in an effort to make reforms to the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The package of bills known as the “Endangered Species Act Modernization Package,” consists of nine bills. In addition to the House efforts to reform the ESA, there is […] Read more...
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