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Arkansas offers assistance to Oklahoma residents through wildfire suppression and hay certification

Arkansas Agriculture Department personnel are assisting Oklahoma residents with wildfire suppression and certification of donated hay as the state con...
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Select suitable grazing method to assure success

Selecting a grazing method early in the season and managing it properly can help beef producers succeed in achieving their summer production goals, sa...
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Arkansas : Batesville Station hosts weaning, stocker health workshop April 17

Calf health, weaning strategies and the Beef Quality Assurance program are among the topics on the agenda for the April 17 Weaning and Stocker Health ...
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As grasslands remain saturated, pasture managers face shrinking options for winter weed control

Even as southeasterly winds have managed to dry the grasslands in Perry County, Cooperative Extension Service agent Kevin Lawson knows that one dry we...
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Tennessee : UT Schedules Beef Heifer Development School

The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will conduct a Beef Heifer Development School on Thursday, March 22. The event kicks off at 10 a....
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Arkansas : Veterinary medicine loan repayment program open through March 16

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has announced $5.7 million in available funding t...
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To stretch short hay supply, ‘feed less, need less’

As winter feeding season continues with a forecast of Arctic weather in February, cow herd owners face dwindling hay supplies.   Eric Bailey, Uni...
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Arkansas : Four counties come together to help cattle farmers prep for the spring

Four Arkansas counties are coming together once again to help farmers prepare their herds for the upcoming spring season.   The North Central Ark...
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Controlling winter weeds in summer pastures

When discussing weed control in perennial warm-season pastures, the focus is usually on warm-season broadleaf weeds, such as ragweed or broomweed, or ...
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Mississippi : Extension veterinarian assists practitioners

The volunteer efforts of Dr. Carla Huston have helped veterinarians and animal rescuers in Mississippi save and treat hundreds of livestock and pets a...