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Looking for a treat? Enjoy Arkansas blackberries!

KTHV's Erika Ferrando looks at blackberry season in Arkansas and visits with Dr. Amanda McWhirt to discuss some of the research being conducted by the Division of Agriculture.

Watch the clip here: http://www.thv11.com/news/local/looking-for-a-treat-pick-arkansas-blackberries/451657476

Blackberry TV story

4-Hers make long haul to help those affected by flooding

http://www.hpj.com/general/sevier-county--h-club-makes-long-haul-for-pocahontas/article_7e157e44-84bb-5999-b3a1-fe74da8c2ea3.html 

4-Hers show the trailer full of donations they collected for flood victims

New fact sheet instructs surge irrigation practices

Experts with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture and Mississippi State University have developed a factsheet about surge irrigation, the first of its kind in the south.

http://www.hpj.com/crops/new-factsheet-instructs-surge-irrigation-practices/article_085861fd-c10f-5064-9269-a4d25a54cd1a.html 

Concerns over lawn watering often exaggerated, experts say

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