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News - December 2019

 

Date Article
Dec. 6, 2019

Division of Agriculture and UAM forestry professor wins research award

MONTICELLO, Ark. — Benjamin Babst, an assistant professor with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture based in Monticello, has been honored with the 2019 Ouachita Society of American Foresters award for forestry research.

Dec. 5, 2019

Statement from Mark Cochran, head of the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture

Dec. 5, 2019

Division of Agriculture researchers publish article on swine gut microbiome

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – A team of animal science researchers from the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture have published their findings from a longitudinal study of the swine gut microbiome. 

Dec. 5, 2019

Pioneering plant pathologist Joe Fulton dies at 102

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Joseph P. Fulton, pioneering plant pathologist, retired professor and plant pathology department head for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, died Nov. 26, 2019. He was 102.

Dec. 4, 2019

Division of Agriculture releases Lynx, a high-yielding medium-grain rice variety

STUTTGART, Ark. — Lynx, a new medium-grain rice variety from the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, offers high yields and early maturity.

Dec. 3, 2019

Cooperative Extension Service seeking Pulaski County participation in local food survey

LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service is asking Pulaski County residents in seven zip codes to make their experiences known and help shape the future of local food in urban areas.

Dec. 2, 2019

Extension Service honors excellence, innovation among peers

LITTLE ROCK — Faculty and staff at the Cooperative Extension Service have improved techniques for animal and forage management, provided speedy and accurate plant diagnoses, and helped young ranchers succeed in their ranching operations.  

Dec. 2, 2019

Workshop offers entrepreneurs training in starting a food business

LITTLE ROCK —The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will host a workshop on Saturday, Dec. 7, for entrepreneurs interested in starting food businesses.

Dec. 2, 2019

Divorce on the farm: Fact sheet series addresses family law issues in agriculture

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – From animal issues to child support, divorces in farm and ranch families present unique challenges that can have a significant impact on agricultural operations. To address some of these unique challenges, the National Agricultural Law Center has published a fact sheet series discussing family law in agriculture.