Ronald Rainey, extension economist and professor, was elected President of the Southern Agricultural Economics Association for 2014. Rainey is also the program director for the Center for Agriculture and Rural Sustainability and co-director of the Southern Risk Management Education Center.
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture is one of seven universities co-sponsoring a major agricultural production meeting in January. The 17th annual National Conservation Systems Cotton and Rice Conference, Southern Corn and Soybean Conference and Southern Precision Ag Conference will be held January 15 and 16 at the Harrah’s-Tunica Convention Center in Tunica, Mississippi. Information on conference registration is available at http://www.mafg.net.
Lloyd Noble Scholars in Agriculture now accepting applications for summer internship - apply online by February 14, 2014.