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How Ag Couples Met | The Hills

Perry County farmer Kallem Hill was 12 when he inquired about the new girl at church. A decade later he married her. Watch the Hills’ sweet story and share yours in the comments.
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Joe Christian | NEA Offseason

From combine to duck blind, Craighead County rice farmer Joe Christian, along with sons Alex and Grayson, explain the conservation and financial benefits of repurposing land during the winter through a popular hobby for Arkansans.
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Peterson Farm Brothers | 2024 YF&R Conference

The Peterson Farm Brothers farm together near Assaria, Kans., and produce entertaining and educational YouTube videos along with farming and video updates on social media. Today they challenged and entertained Young Farmers & Ranchers from across Arkansas.
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A Recap of Arkansas’s Agriculture Industry in 2023, Tax Relief for Farmers and Families & Much More!

This week we cover the “State of the State: Arkansas Ag Industry” report recently released by Talk Business & Politics. We also discuss breaking news from the U.S. House of Representatives, covering newly passed legislation that brings tax relief to American farmers and families and a lot more agriculture news. We had a bit of fun too since Feb. 2 is Groundhog Day. We answered trivia questions and debated the best Bill Murray movies.
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ASU Vet School

At this year’s winter commodity meeting, we caught up with Dr. Jim Lloyd to learn about the new veterinarian program being created at Arkansas State in Jonesboro. The school is currently targeting fall of 2026 as the start for the first class of students.
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Anvil Metals & Fabrication

We travelled north to Gassville, Arkansas to visit Anvil Metals and Fabrication owner Rob Conner and his former students, turned business partners. The crew showed us what innovative tools they’re making to help farmers and rural communities. Take the trip with us to see why the AMF team won our inaugural Ag Innovation Challenge and earned the right to compete nationally at the 2025 American Farm Bureau Convention.
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2024 AFBF Annual Meeting of Voting Delegates

Eleven delegates from across Arkansas took the mic many times Tuesday during the business session of the 105th American Farm Bureau convention in Salt Lake City. Many issues facing Arkansas farmers and ranchers were addressed and new Arkansas Farm Bureau president Dan Wright was elected to the American Farm Bureau board of directors.
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2024 AFBF Convention | Day 3 Recap

New Arkansas Farm Bureau president Dan Wright had questions for Washington D.C. staffers Monday at the 105th Amercian Farm Bureau Convention in Salt Lake City. Other members and delegates from Arkansas took in seminars, break-out sessions and boot camps plus heard from U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack.
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