Thirty percent: That’s how much chance a peanut grower in the Southeast has of getting the water the crop will need during the season to reach its full potential, based on more than 50 years of weather data.
Mike Sullivan, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) state conservationist, has announced approximately $300,000 in funding is available through the Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) program to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies within Arkansas....More
The planning process for adding family members to your farming operation should be preceded by a thorough vetting. Each active person, parents and children, grandparents, nieces and nephews, should address the tough questions and know how to deal with difficult issues....More
Farm families have the same issues as families from other professions. “As estate planners, we mustn’t get stuck into one thing and think that’s all these families care about,” said Stan Miller of Little Rock-based McChain, Miller & Nissman....More