Videos

Peanuts Popular Again in 2017

Peanuts Popular Again in 2017

Early surveys show Arkansas can expect another increase in peanut acreage this year, as the legume continues to be an attractive option for farmers coping with depressed commodity crop prices. Watch to learn more and hear from farmers who had success with expanded peanut acreage last year.
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Local Conversations Connect Food Producers, Buyers

Local Conversations Connect Food Producers, Buyers

Regional “Local Conversations” events are connecting Arkansas farmers and ranchers with those who want to buy or sell their products. Watch our latest video to learn more about this program from Adriane Barnes, communications director for the Arkansas Agriculture Department.
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Strawberry Fields Forever?

Strawberry Fields Forever?

See how growing strawberries in what are known as "high tunnel" systems is allowing growers to expand their season and meet the demand for more fresh, locally grown berries.
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Big Bull Business

Big Bull Business

Rose Bud Feeders is one of a kind in Arkansas. Watch our latest video to learn about this unique White County business that has become one of the largest bull developers in the South, with the capability of growing out more than 800 bulls at a time.
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Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame Ceremony

Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame Ceremony

There was a packed house on hand for the 29th Annual Arkansas Agriculture Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon on Friday, March 3rd. Watch our latest video for highlights from the event and more on the five inductees chosen for their important contributions to agriculture in Arkansas.
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Poultry Degree Partnership

Poultry Degree Partnership

The University of Arkansas and Arkansas State University announced a dual degree program designed to help meet an industry need for poultry science graduates.
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Farmers' Day at the Capitol

Farmers' Day at the Capitol

In early February, Farmers and ranchers from across Arkansas visited the Capitol to discuss agriculture industry concerns directly with their legislators. Find out why this "Farmers' Day at the Capitol" is critical for Arkansas producers and what some hoped to accomplish with this year's visit.
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Dicamba Restrictions Update

Dicamba Restrictions Update

As Arkansas soybean and cotton farmers make planting decisions for 2017, they need to factor in modified restrictions on the use of herbicides containing dicamba.
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Social Stumbles: Avoiding Trouble in Social Media

Social Stumbles: Avoiding Trouble in Social Media

Social media has become a valuable tool for farmers and ranchers, but it can also be a source of controversy and bad information about agriculture and agricultural practices. Watch as two expert speakers offer insights into problems farmers and ranchers may face with social media and tips for how to avoid them.
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