Action Alerts

Ag Council of Arkansas August Meeting Summary

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information The Ag Council of Arkansas Board of Directors held its annual August meeting in Jonesboro on August 19th. The meeting featured a several guest speakers, including First District Congressman Rick Crawford. Other speakers included James McJunkins, CEO of Farm Credit MidSouth, and Lisa Ferrell, a real estate developer and attorney. Congressman Crawford provided an update […] Read more...

UofA Provides Crop Insights on Agronomic and Economic Matters

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts The University of Arkansas System’s Division of Agriculture’s Cooperative Extension Service continues to provide updated reports on crop insights on agronomic and economic matters through its Arkansas-Crops blog. The latest publications includes updates on crop markets, crop updates, and verification updates. More below: http://arkansascrops.com Read more...

EPA Deadline to Comment on Glyphosate is September 3

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is accepting public comments on its April 30 2019 announced Proposed Interim Registration Review Decision for glyphosate through September 3, 2019.  Any person or organization can submit a comment on this webpage for the EPA’s consideration.  The EPA will then review the comments before issuing its Final Registration Review Decision for glyphosate. The […] Read more...

Trump Changes Trade Tune at G7 Meeting

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information On Monday, at the G7 meetings in Paris, France, President Trump offered a positive spin on the ongoing trade war with China stating that he remained optimistic that China would return to the table and work towards making a deal with the United States. The president cited weekend phone calls and public statements from China […] Read more...

August 26th USDA Crop Progress and Condition Report

Tuesday, August 27th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts On Monday, August 26th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released an updated Crop Progress and Condition Report for Arkansas. According to the report, corn and rice harvest is just getting underway, and cotton and peanuts continue to lead in the area of condition with a large majority of the […] Read more...
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