The theme this year is “You Grow It, We Show It.”
Learn how to grow muscadines
Attendees will hear from a variety of experts about grape production, establishing a vineyard and vineyard, pest and disease management, and get a firsthand look at the Division of Agriculture’s muscadine grape breeding program with a field tour.
How to become a vendor at a farmers market
The first step a potential farmers market vendor should take is to consider “what they have to offer to the market customers.
Drought drops cotton harvest to lowest level since 19th century
USDA projected Arkansas’ state average yield to be the second highest on record at 1,195 pounds per acre.
Sensors can aid water conservation efforts
The rain sensors saved $87 in the first year, while the soil moisture sensor saved $200 in the first year.
Why Pythium-resistant spinach is such a big deal
By John Lovett U of A System Division of Agriculture FAYETTEVILLE — Pythium is a dirty word for farmers in hydroponics, from the tropics to the arctic and outer space. The fungal-like oomycetes thrive in […]
Pest management focus of state’s new entomologist
By Brittaney Mann U of A System Division of Agriculture FAYETTEVILLE — Plants naturally equip themselves with defenses against insect herbivores. Understanding how those defenses work can reveal alternative approaches to pest management. Rupesh […]