Governor declares Nov. 22-28 as Arkansas Turkey Week

Governor declares Nov. 22-28 as Arkansas Turkey Week

  During a ceremony this week at the State Capitol, Gov. Asa Hutchinson joined agriculture leaders, industry partners, and 4-H and FFA representatives in declaring November 22 to 28 as Turkey Week in Arkansas. The ceremony featured two live turkeys provided by...
ARHP announces new members

ARHP announces new members

  Arkansas Rural Health Partnership recently announced the addition of two new members to the its organization: Mainline Health Systems, Inc. and Mid-Delta Health Systems, Inc. Both are federally qualified health centers. Mainline Health Systems, Inc. “Mainline...
School Garden Grant Program accepting applications

School Garden Grant Program accepting applications

  The state Department of Agriculture recently announced its new Arkansas School Garden Grant Program to help schools start or expand gardens on school grounds. The department will award $500 grants to 40 schools to purchase soil, specialty crop seeds and plants,...