Regional Farm News

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Monsanto donates research farm equipment to Arkansas soybean breeding program

Monsanto donated two pieces of research farm equipment to the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture soybean breeding program in April....
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Courtney Menefee named Chief Lending Officer at Armor Bank

Courtney Menefee will be Armor Bank’s Chief Lending Officer of both the bank and its holding company, Big Creek Bancshares, Inc. Menefee will he...
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How to identify and control Pecan Scab

Pecans, the only native nut commercially produced in the United States, are an important crop in the Southern Great Plains. They are considered the th...
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Arkansas Farmers Market Promotion Grants awarded to 20 farmers markets across 18 counties

The Arkansas Agriculture Department (AAD) and Farm Credit are pleased to announce 20 recipients of the third annual Arkansas Farmers Market Promotion ...
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Deltapine NPE program set to kick off class of ’19, eyeing expanded Bollgard 3 Xtendiflex offerings

The Deltapine New Product Evaluator (NPE) Program kicks off its 11th season focused on enhancing performance in key regions, broadening the availabili...
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Missouri : Grain bin safety promoted April 9-13

Five seconds. That is all it takes for flowing grain to trap a farmer. In 60 seconds, grain engulfs and suffocates the farmer.   That is why Univ...
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2018 Division of Ag contest to Arkansas producer who can get the ‘most crop per drop’

Are you the Arkansas rice, soy or corn producer who can get the most crop per drop? Find out by entering the 2018 Arkansas Rice and Row Crop Irrigatio...
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Syngenta Pest Patrol program back for 10th season of timely insect alerts

Syngenta brings back the popular Pest Patrol program for a 10th consecutive season. Since 2009, Pest Patrol alerts have connected growers and consu...
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BASF seeks farm families to help preserve monarch habitats

  As monarch butterflies prepare to fly north, BASF is encouraging farm families to provide a layover for these iconic insects by planting milkwe...
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Arkansas : Cotton farmers to receive $.75 per acre rebate from the Arkansas Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation

For the first time in the history of the program, the Arkansas Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation (ABWEF) is providing a cash rebate to Arkansas cotto...