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Mississippi Co. Farm Bill workshop rescheduled for Dec. 1

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    • Mississippi Co. Farm Bill workshops set for Monday, Dec. 1
    • Morning session at Keiser, afternoon session at Manila
    • Contacts: Ray Benson, rbenson@uaex.edu, (870) 762-2075; Keith Morris, FSA, keith.morris@ar.usda.gov

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BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. -- Two Mississippi County Farm Bill Workshops have been set for Monday, Dec. 1, with a morning session at Keiser and an afternoon session at the Manila Airport Center.

The morning session runs 9 a.m.-noon at the Northeast Research and Extension Center, 1241 W. County Road 780 in Keiser. The afternoon session will run 2 p.m.-5 p.m. at the Manila Airport Center, Airport Road, Manila.

For more information, contact Ray Benson, rbenson@uaex.edu, (870) 762-2075; Keith Morris, FSA, keith.morris@ar.usda.gov.

Presenters from Farm Service Agency and the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will cover a range of topics including agricultural risk coverage, or ARC, price loss coverage, or PLC, as well as generic base and stacked income protection plan.

The meeting was postponed from its Nov. 17 date due to a threat of winter road conditions.  

For more information on the 2014 Farm Bill, visit www.uaex.edu/farm-ranch/economics-marketing/farm-bill/.

The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service offers its programs to all eligible persons regardless of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status, and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

By Mary Hightower
The Cooperative Extension Service
U of A System Division of Agriculture

Media Contact: Mary Hightower
Dir. of Communication Services
U of A Division of Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service
(501) 671-2126
mhightower@uaex.edu

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