Signup Begins May 1 for Emergency Conservation Program

Carol Sanders | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Stop! If you are a farmer or rancher and can hardly wait to begin cleanup after recent flooding, don’t do it. It could cost you money. Jefferson County has been approved for Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) assistance due to the flooding in February and March.…

Rotational grazing: An effective way to reduce parasites in sheep, goats

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences Spring weather can mean new challenges for sheep and goat producers, says Dr. David Fernandez, Extension livestock specialist and interim assistant dean of academic programs for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences. Warm, humid weather creates conditions favorable to…

UAPB aquaculture/fisheries graduate student wins at annual research forum

Will Hehemann | School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences A graduate student of the School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences recently took top honors at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff (UAPB) 31st Annual Student and Faculty Research Forum. Nitin Challa, a graduate student of aquaculture/fisheries, won the Dr. William M. Willingham Award presented…