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Front Porch | Issue 125

Westrock Coffee continues Doing Well By Doing Good from Crop to Cup, Arkansas pecans are tasty and profitable, some Delta Child food for thought and more.
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Filthy Farm Jobs, Season 2 | Filthy Finale

Season 2 of Filthy Farm Jobs has come to an end, but before we go... congratulations, Karen! As much fun as we have with FFJ it's great to see the hard work of our victims, or rather our volunteers, come to fruition. We hope you enjoyed this season, and we'll catch you in 2023 for Filthy Farm Jobs Season 3!
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Filthy Farm Jobs, Season 2 Ep. 5 | Winston Cleans a Brooder

No need to brood... another Filthy Farm Jobs is here! This time we join Winston Williams, Regional Underwriting Supervisor for Arkansas Farm Bureau Insurance Company, as he helps Alan Mahan of Rabbit Ridge Farms clean a chicken brooder. Let the dust, and chicken dander, fly!
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Filthy Farm Jobs | Brave Braves Bees

Can you brave the bees? On our latest episode of Filthy Farm Jobs Peter Brave of Brave New Restaurant joins Jeremy Bemis at Bemis Honey Bee Farm to learn about bee care, harvesting honey and all things in between. Check it out!
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Fall Fun at McGarrah Farms

Benton County agritourism farmer Dennis McGarrah says the summer drought and hungry deer have made it his worst year for pumpkins since 2006, but he still gushes with enthusiasm. Fall family fun on his farm in Pea Ridge, includes tractor-pulled hayrides, a mule train ride, haystacks, bounce pads, ziplines and more.
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Front Porch | October 2022

Celebrating the practice of cooking with cast iron, "Law & Order" for agriculture in Arkansas, fun for kids, a tasty recipe and more.
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Peace Farm Organics Grows

Leigh Ann Parks grew up working in her family's greenhouses, and as the demand for organics grew, she took that experience and started Peace Farm Organics. Her operation now provides 100% Arkansas-raised "starter plants" to customers across 8 states. Check out our latest video to learn more!
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Filthy Farm Jobs | Stanley Cleans a Grain Bin

The second season of Filthy Farm Jobs is here! We kick things off with Stanley Hill, our Vice President of Public Affairs & Government Relations, sweating his way through a day of cleaning grain bins. Watch, learn and laugh!
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Rice Harvest Update with Joe Christian

A wet spring has led to a later harvest, but combines are now cranking in many Arkansas rice fields. Craighead County farmer Joe Christian says that yields are good at "around 190-200 ... Better than expected." Watch more in this update from his farm in Cash.
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