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Arkansas crops benefited from good weather

Arkansas crops benefited from good weather last week.  Seventy percent of the corn is silking compared to 56% last week.  Nine percent is already in the dough stage and 1% is dented.  Seventy-two percent of the corn is in good to excellent condition. Ninety-eight... Read More.

Arkansas rice agronomist says crop conditions vary

Prolonged wet weather has taken its toll on a lot of the rice crop in Arkansas.  Jarrod Hardke is a rice extension agronomist with the University of Arkansas. “Half of this crop looks great,” he says. “The other half I don’t want to talk... Read More.

Mixed crop conditions in Arkansas

Arkansas had a mix of changes in crop condition ratings in the last week. USDA says Arkansas rice conditions have improved and is now rated 82% good to excellent, a 1% increase from the previous week. The state’s soybean conditions declined 2% in the... Read More.

Planting has started in Arkansas

Spring planting is underway in parts of Arkansas. The USDA says a mostly dry pattern at the end of the month allowed for early corn, soybean, and even rice planting in some areas, while other parts of the state were able to till ahead... Read More.

Warm, wet February for Arkansas

February was warmer and wetter than normal in Arkansas. The USDA says nearly the entire state has adequate to surplus soil moisture levels, keeping many farmers out of the fields for most of the month, and above average temperatures have led to some fruit... Read More.

Mild December for Arkansas

December was mild for most farmers in Arkansas. The USDA says that mild weather came with average rainfall and most of the state is reporting adequate to surplus soil moisture. Still, more of Arkansas reports short to very short soil moisture conditions than this time... Read More.

Kansas Women Win Third Straight, Downs Central Arkansas 69-48

LAWRENCE, Kan. ( – Four Jayhawks scored in double figures as Kansas women’s basketball defeated Central Arkansas 69-48 on Saturday evening inside Allen Fieldhouse.BOX SCOREKansas extended its winning streak to three, improving to 6-4 on the season, while Central Arkansas fell to 6-5.Ryan... Read More.

K-State Eclipses 100 points in Win over Central Arkansas

MANHATTAN, Kan. ( – Kansas State broke the 100-point barrier at home for the first time since 2010, as the Wildcats saw four players score in double figures in a wire-to-wire 100-56 win over Central Arkansas on Wednesday night before a crowd of 8,980... Read More.

No. 1 Seed Kansas to Face Arkansas on Saturday

By DES MOINES, Iowa – No. 1 seed Kansas (28-7) continues its defense of its 2022 ] National Championship against No. 8 seed Arkansas (21-13) on Saturday, March 18, at 4:15 p.m. CT, at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa. The game will be televised... Read More.