Agriculture & Timber

by George Jared -

Cotton crop has done well but dangers loom

At least 67% of the state’s cotton crop has been harvested, well above the 42% average during the last five years through mid-October. But, a significant problem is looming. Perpetual…

by George Jared -

Winter wheat acres may increase in 2019

Arkansas farmers only planted about 100,000 winter wheat acres this year, the lowest number since Dwight Eisenhower was in the White House. Those numbers could spike in 2019. Higher winter…