Statewide News for You!
Inspired Arkansas 4-H Photographers
4-H youth from across the state got inspired for the annual photo contest depicting Arkansas scenes or subjects. Over 400 photos were submitted at the county level!

The state winners, announced May 1, were selected from county winners from 42 participating counties.
2021's Second Historic Freeze Event Has Caused Damage
In the overnight hours of April 20, temperatures fell into the 20s across about half the state, triggering the second historic freeze event in 2021.

While many producers were able to prepare, some growers weren’t able to muster such defenses.
New Animal Science Video Series!
Extension animal science specialists have a new monthly video series — “Docs Talkin' Stock” — to share recommendations and updates on animal issues important to Arkansas producers.
For more information, read the full news story.
Ready to experience Arkansas Ag through food, family, and fun?
The Experience Arkansas Agriculture campaign seeks to do just that by connecting consumers with opportunities to experience the many sides of Arkansas agriculture.

Experiencing Arkansas Agriculture is exciting, fun, and easier than you might think!
Upcoming Webinars

Rain gardens make beautiful, low-maintenance additions to your yard, all while providing environmental benefits. Learn everything you need to know to build your own via Zoom on May 18, 1:30- 2:30 PM.

Ever wonder how to cultivate your own mushrooms? Get growing tips and learn new ways to cook your harvest via Zoom on May 20 at 12 PM. Visit our website to view upcoming Grow Your Own Groceries programs.
Our Extension Specialists and Agents work hard to bring you the most up-to-date information on agriculture, gardening, health, business development, and more! Find our latest resources and events on our curated page.
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