Educational meeting on Farm Bill set for Jan. 28 in Marvell

Will Hehemann School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences

stockvault-woman-using-computer115011PINE BLUFF, Ark. – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) Small Farm Program will conduct an educational meeting on the Farm Bill for farmers in Phillips County and surrounding counties on Wednesday, Jan. 28, at the Boys, Girls, Adults Community Development Center in Marvell, Ark.

The meeting will begin 9 a.m. and end at noon.

The meeting will focus on how farmers can use the online Farm Bill Decision Tool Aid to help make decisions on updating yields, base reallocations and enrollment in the Price Loss Coverage (PLC) Program or the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) Program.

The Boys, Girls, Adults Community Development Center is located at 306 Hwy 49 in Marvell.

Preregistration is requested as lunch will be served. To preregister, or to express special needs, contact Kellye Luckett at (870) 575-7226 or

The Arkansas Cooperative Extension Program offers its programs to all eligible persons regardless of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital or veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status, and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


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