Action Alerts

November 8 WASDE Report

Thursday, November 8th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information On Thursday, November 8th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a new World Agriculture Supply and Demand Estimate (WASDE) Report. The report offered some estimates that were bullish mostly as they relate to lower U.S. production estimates, but in some cases those numbers were offset by production and stocks revisions related to China. This […] Read more...

November 8 Crop Production Report

Thursday, November 8th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information On November 8th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released a new Crop Production Report for Arkansas. According to the report, it’s estimated that soybean and corn yield and production to be higher than the October report while cotton, rice and sorghum were mostly unchanged from the previous report. Estimated […] Read more...

Plant Board Announces Upcoming Meetings for Dicamba Rulemaking

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information Arkansas Agriculture Department FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/7/2018 Contact: Bob Midles, (501) 219-6377, or bob.midles@agriculture.arkansas.gov See this release online   State Plant Board’s Pesticide Committee to Meet on November 26   LITTLE ROCK, AR –  The Arkansas Agriculture Department’s State Plant Board voted on Monday, Nov. 5 to initiate rulemaking proceedings regarding the use of dicamba  […] Read more...

2018 Election Results

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information Americans across the country went to the polls on Tuesday, November 6th, to participate in the 2018 elections. For Arkansas voters, the ballot featured all state constitutional offices, all U.S. House of Representative district seats, several legislative seats for the Arkansas General Assembly, several ballot initiatives, as well as local elected positions and initiatives. For […] Read more...

Plant Board Votes to Advance Petition Seeking Rule for June 15 Cut-off on Dicamba

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information The Arkansas State Plant Board met Monday, November 5th, to consider a petition (linked below) from growers urging a rule making proceeding for a new rule that would allow for farmers to utilize new formulations of dicamba over the top of crops until June 15th. The petition also called for special permits to allow for […] Read more...
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