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A New Holiday Meal Tradition: Christmas Goat

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. — With Thanksgiving coming so late this year, Americans may be looking for a different centerpiece for their Christmas holiday meal. Why not consider goat, asks Dr. David Fernandez, Cooperative Extension Program livestock specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.…

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Funds Available to Help Farmers Protect Stream Banks

Carol Sanders | UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Farmers and ranchers have another opportunity for funding to help fence stream and river banks to reduce the impact of livestock on streambank erosion, says Dr. David Fernandez, Cooperative Extension Program livestock specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine…

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UAPB Department of Agriculture hosts food sampling workshop featuring exotic produce

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – How conducive are some non-native, Asian vegetables to the American palate? University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Department of Agriculture faculty and students sought to answer this question at a recent food-sampling event that featured exotic recipes made from bitter melon, bottle gourd…

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Dr. Yong Park takes first place awards at Arkansas Beekeepers Association honey contest

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Dr. Yong Park, associate professor of agriculture-entomology at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, recently took awards in three of four honey categories at the Arkansas Beekeepers Association’s (ABA) honey contest. The event was part of the ABA’s annual meeting held at…