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Read the new FB Press online

- Posted 6/24/2016 at 2:14 p.m.
A bi-weekly newsletter for our volunteer leaders throughout the state.
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Read the new Front Porch magazine

- Posted 6/23/2016 at 11:32 a.m.
The big trees of Arkansas; It’s finders keepers at this world-class diamond dig; Dairy Contest winners shine.
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Arkansas farmers endorse rural students for $12,000 in scholarships

- Posted 6/23/2016 at 7:58 a.m.
Eight Arkansas students have been awarded a total of $12,000 in college scholarships from America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund.
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PODCAST: 2016 Teen Challenge

- Posted 6/20/2016 at 4:08 p.m.
More than 60 high school students from across Arkansas attended the 2016 Teen Challenge Week at the CA Vines 4-H Center.
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VIDEO: Meat Prices Lower

- Posted 6/15/2016 at 2:23 p.m.
As the grilling and picnic season gets underway consumers may benefit from cheaper prices for beef and other meat products this summer.
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2016 District Farm Families of the Year Named

- Posted 6/13/2016 at 8:00 a.m.
The eight district winners in the 69th annual Arkansas Farm Family of the Year Program have been selected, representing the diversity of Arkansas agriculture, the state’s largest industry.
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PODCAST: 2016 Meat Prices

- Posted 6/6/2016 at 1:00 p.m.
Plentiful supplies of beef, pork and poultry products have resulted lower retail meat prices as the summer grilling season gets underway.
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Arkansas Dairy Foods Contest winners named

- Posted 6/1/2016 at 4:04 p.m.
Christen Talley of El Dorado and Emma Williams of Searcy were winners at the 59th annual Arkansas Dairy Foods Contest held June 1 at the state fairgrounds in Little Rock.
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Farm Bureau Mourns Passing of Former Ag Broadcaster

The Arkansas Farm Bureau Federation extends its deepest condolences to the family, friends and co-workers of KARN radio news reporter Gary DiGiuseppe, who died Wednesday morning in an automobile accident in Little Rock.
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VIDEO: Farrier School

- Posted 6/1/2016 at 12:59 p.m.
The Arkansas Horseshoeing School in Yell County is a popular destination for people across the country seeking to become certified farriers, while continuing a family legacy.
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Summer Interns Join Arkansas Farm Bureau

- Posted 5/31/2016 at 11:02 a.m.
Arkansas Farm Bureau welcomes Grant Wilson and Hanan Southard to the staff as summer interns. During the 12-week program, the interns will gain professional experience while learning more about Arkansas agriculture.
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PODCAST: Catfish Inspections

- Posted 5/31/2016 at 9:34 a.m.
The 2014 Farm Bill transferred responsibility to oversee inspection of imported catfish from the Food and Drug Administration to the Department of Agriculture. It took until this year for that transition to take place.
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Bailey to Lead Environmental Efforts at Farm Bureau

- Posted 5/24/2016 at 8:30 a.m.
John Bailey has been hired as director of environmental and regulatory affairs for the Arkansas Farm Bureau Federation.
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PODCAST: Arkansas Horseshoeing School

- Posted 5/20/2016 at 10:38 a.m.
Shoeing horses goes back more than 100 years in the Dorris family.
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VIDEO: Farm Friends Day

- Posted 5/17/2016 at 10:00 a.m.
Now in it’s 20th year, Washington County’s Farm Friends Day has become a much-anticipated event that annually attracts more than 1,000 people .
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VIDEO: Cotton Acreage Rebounds

- Posted 5/11/2016 at 12:44 p.m.
After dropping cotton from his crop rotation for the first time last year, a Lee County farmer is helping cotton acreage rebound in Arkansas by planting nearly 2,000 acres of the fiber this spring.
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PODCAST: Washington County Farm Friends Day

- Posted 5/9/2016 at 9:48 a.m.
It’s been 20 years since the Washington County Cooperative Extension Service and Farm Bureau partnered for the first “Farm Friends Day.”
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VIDEO: Crop Rotation Benefits

- Posted 5/5/2016 at 3:20 p.m.
Corn has been a part of Tommy Young’s farming operation near Tuckerman since 1981, along with winter wheat and soybeans.
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Farm Bureau Ag Safety Poster contest winners announced

- Posted 5/2/2016 at 9:45 a.m.
ArFB has announced the winners of its annual safety poster contest. It coincided with Ag Safety Awareness Week March 6 - 12,
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PODCAST: Food Innovation Center

- Posted 4/26/2016 at 10:09 a.m.
State Rep. Warwick Sabin is executive director of the Innovation Hub and in this conversation explains how the Food Innovation Center will benefit the community economically and provide fresh, local food to those in need.
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PODCAST: Governor’s Cup Ag Division Runnerup

- Posted 4/21/2016 at 2:39 p.m.
The second-place winner in the ag division of the 2016 Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup was a team from John Brown University.
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2016 County Farm Families of the Year Named

- Posted 4/20/2016 at 8:28 a.m.
County winners for the 69th annual Arkansas Farm Family of the Year Program have been selected.
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PODCAST: Governor’s Cup Agricultural Winner

- Posted 4/20/2016 at 8:12 a.m.
The winner of the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup ag division for 2016 is a team from Ouachita Baptist University.
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VIDEO: Electric Fencing

- Posted 4/19/2016 at 3:33 p.m.
Improved technology and affordable cost of installation makes electric fencing a wise option for controlling livestock.
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Farm Bureau Supports Arkansas Works

- Posted 4/19/2016 at 11:32 a.m.
ArFB supports Arkansas Works, the governor’s proposed revision to the use of federal Medicaid reserves to fund insurance coverage for eligible participants.
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ASU junior awarded Farm Bureau Vines Scholarship

- Posted 4/18/2016 at 11:58 a.m.
Zipporah Mondy of Helena-West Helena , a junior creative media production major at ASU, is the 2016 recipient of ArFB's Marvin Vines Memorial Scholarship.
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VIDEO: White River Shutdown

- Posted 4/18/2016 at 8:30 a.m.
The Bunge Company has sold or closed its grain storage facilities on the White River forcing farmers who had been using those facilities to deliver their crops elsewhere.
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Read the new Arkansas Agriculture

- Posted 4/13/2016 at 3:36 p.m.
Farm Policy Summit a success, New Ag Hall of Fame members, Faces of Agriculture - Kallem Hill, Data collection and what’s ahead
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VIDEO: Celebrating Agriculture

- Posted 4/11/2016 at 9:48 a.m.
Ag Day observances were conducted across the state and nation March 15, including at Northwest Arkansas Community College in Bentonville.
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VIDEO: Farm Policy Summit

- Posted 4/1/2016 at 2:57 p.m.
Arkansas’ congressional delegation and federal agency officials met with farmers and ranchers in Little Rock for the Farm Policy Summit.
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