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UAPB Homecoming celebration to begin September 29

The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) will host its annual homecoming celebration September 29 through October 5. With the theme, “Proud Lions Keep on Roaring,” the celebration includes events for students, alumni, and the Pine Bluff community: Homecoming celebration will begin Sunday, September 29 with UAPB Day at Full Counsel Church, located 517…

Toxic Blue-green Algae: Potential Threat to Humans, Pets

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Science Stories of pet dogs and livestock being poisoned by exposure to toxic algae in ponds and lakes have recently been making national headlines and circulating on social media, George Selden, University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Extension aquaculture specialist, said. In several recent cases, fun summer…

Producers: After Flooding, a Soil Test May be a Good Idea

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Science Flood waters are simultaneously a blessing and a curse for producers, Dr. David Fernandez, Extension livestock specialist and interim assistant dean of academic programs for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences, said. After flooding occurs on their property,…