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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…

USDA/1890 National Scholarship deadline Feb. 1

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – While students are busy applying to colleges and universities, their parents are wondering about financing their children’s aspirations. College expenses paid, summer internships and a good chance for a professional position upon graduation may seem like a dream in today’s economy.…

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UAPB agriculture honor society inducts four new members

Carol Sanders | UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Gamma Sigma Delta, the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) chapter of the National Honor Society of Agriculture, recently inducted one graduate student and three undergraduate students. The organization honors individuals who exhibit academic excellence and qualities that promote…

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Control of predators against livestock

Carol Sanders | UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences PINE BLUFF, Ark. – With colder weather, prey becomes harder to find making small livestock such as lambs and goats prime targets. Controlling predators is not easy, says Dr. David Fernandez, Cooperative Extension Program livestock specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.…

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Winter can mean more problems with predators

Carol Sanders | UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences          PINE BLUFF, Ark. – As winter nears, farmers and ranchers can expect more trouble with predators, warns Dr. David Fernandez, Cooperative Extension Program livestock specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. Prey become harder to find as reptiles, amphibians and rodents burrow…

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Will Hehemann named Extension Specialist-Communications for UAPB’s School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences

Debbie Archer | UAPB School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences     PINE BLUFF, Ark. – Will Hehemann has been named Extension Specialist-Communications for the School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences (SAFHS) at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB). In this position, he will publicize School activities by writing articles and scripts for…