Networking Opportunities

By joining the Agricultural Council of Arkansas (Ag Council), you become a member of an exclusive and highly influential group. Membership to the Ag Council will give you the opportunity to receive privileged information on Ag Council activities, real-time information on state and federal developments in agriculture affecting Arkansans, tools to increase on-farm productivity and revenues, and a connection to a large number of important members of the agricultural community in Arkansas.


Annual Meeting – Each year, the Council holds an annual meeting to discuss membership and Ag Council activities. This meeting occurs in December.

Regular Board of Directors Meeting – The Board of Directors meets approximately once every four months at a time and location determined by the President

Special Meetings – Special meetings may be called when deemed necessary by the President or Executive Board.


“The Ag Council is the common thread that connects farmers and agribusinesses with similar interests through face-to-face meetings and more recently digital means.”
-Rick Bransford, Ag Council First Vice President – producer Lonoke, Ark.

 “The Ag Council provides great networking opportunities. In addition, the workers’ compensation insurance program has saved our operation many thousands of dollars. A membership in the Ag Council is absolutely one of the best values I have ever seen.”
-Hal Hyneman Past Ag Council President – producer and businessman, Trumann, Ark.