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Agricultural Council of Arkansas Annual Meeting
Capital Hotel, Little Rock, Arkansas
December 15, 2017

“2018 Economic Outlook for Five Arkansas Representative Farms” – Dr. Brad Watkins will provide a 2018 economic outlook for their group’s five Arkansas Representative Farms, which are used as a dialogue on the farm bill debate and other policy issues.
Professor Brad Watkins, Agricultural Economic and Agribusiness Department, University of Arkansas System - Division of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service
Research Group: Mr. Eddie Chavez, Dr. Brad Watkins, Dr. Eric Wailes, Dr. Alvaro Durand-Morat and Mr. Ranjitsinh Mane

“The Importance of Sales Tax Exemptions for Arkansas Farmers” - Dr. Wayne Miller will provide an estimate of the value of sales tax exemptions for Arkansas farmers and compare agriculture exemptions in Arkansas with other states.
Professor Wayne Miller, Community and Economic Development, University of Arkansas System – Division of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service
"Importance of Exemptions for Arkansas Farmers"

“Impacts of Loss of Sales Tax Exemptions on Arkansas Representative Farms” – Dr. Brad Watkins will provide an impact assessment on their five Arkansas Representative Farms if current sales tax exemptions were eliminated.  
Professor Brad Watkins, Agricultural Economic and Agribusiness Department, University of Arkansas System - Division of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service