Action Alerts

New Arkansas Based Startup Enters Farmland Investment Business

Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts A new Arkansas based company offering an online farmland investment platform recently announced its official launch. The company, named AcreTrader, offers fractional shares of farmland based on investments in farmland acres the company acquires. The company plans to establish farm entities upon purchase of land while allocating ownership shares based on investments in its properties, […] Read more...

Ag Council Board Member Steve Stevens Gets “High Cotton” Recognition

Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts Ag Council of Arkansas Board Member Steve Stevens of Tillar, Arkansas, was recognized by Delta Farm Press and Cotton Foundation with a “High Cotton” Award for 2019. Mr. Stevens was recognized for his contributions in research and conservation. Mr. Stevens has volunteered acres to the University of Arkansas’s Discovery Farm Program and has adopted a […] Read more...

Highway Funding Measures Reach Governor’s Desk

Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information Two primary measures making up the Governor’s initiative to provide highway funding money are officially through the General Assembly. One measure (SB336), which allows for new highway funding revenues by including a new wholesale fuel tax on unleaded and diesel fuel, new registration fees for electric and hybrid vehicles, and new collections from casino gaming, […] Read more...

Cotton Foundation Seeks Applicants for Emerging Leaders Program

Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts, Membership Information The National Cotton Council is accepting nominations for the 2019-20 Emerging Leaders Program through April 5, 2019. The program is an educational project of The Cotton Foundation and is sponsored through a special grant from Bayer. A nomination form, which includes a summary of the program’s objectives and eligibility criteria, is attached for your use. […] Read more...

FieldWatch Expands Offerings for 2019

Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | Categories: Action Alerts FieldWatch, a non-profit service providing the agriculture industry with abilities to utilized an online mapping online tool intended to enhance communications that promote awareness and stewardship activities between producers, beekeepers and pesticide applicators, announced that they are expanding their mapping systems and adding states to the program. More below: https://mailchi.mp/fieldwatch/happy-pollinator-week-th7bu4i1i6-1491887?e=325618f4e5 FieldWatch® Announces Technology Innovations, New […] Read more...
OUR SPONSORS: