Agriculture

Caddo River Forest Products to Restart Glenwood Sawmill, Employ 136

Caddo River Forest Products to Restart Glenwood Sawmill, Employ 136
David Henderson, a member of the Caddo River Forest Products partnership, which plans to reopen a sawmill in Glenwood and employ 136 people.

Caddo River Forest Products plans to reopen a sawmill in Glenwood, investing $50 million and creating 136 new jobs and up to 300 new "indirect" jobs in the area.
read more >

Farmland Produces $4.5M Transaction (Real Deals)

Resicomm Properties LLC, led by Bryan and Sonja Glaze, bought the 1,145-acre farm in southeast Pulaski County, a mile southeast of Sweet Home along Fourche Creek and Harper Road.
read more >

George's Inc. Names Chief Strategy and Commercial Officer

Devin Cole has been named chief strategy and commercial officer of privately held poultry company George's Inc. of Springdale. The company announced the new hire on Wednesday.
read more >

Market Update

DOW 17,929.99 +235.31
NASDAQ 4842.67 +63.43
S&P 500 2098.86 +28.09
Enter a stock symbol

Mortgage Calculator

Enter Desired Loan Amount $
Interest Rate
Years
Your monthly payment is: $

More Agriculture News

A Big Boost for Drones in Business (Micah Goodwin Expert Advice)

If you've ever thought about using drones for your business, now is the time to start. read more >

Asa Hutchinson Makes Appointments to Boards, Commissions

Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday announced the following appointments to state boards, commissions and other entities. read more >

Nominate Now for Arkansas Business '20 in Their 20s'

Arkansas Business is once again taking nominations for its annual "20 in Their 20s" list, which honors young professionals in their 20s. read more >

With Unemployment Low, Arkansas Economists Weigh Effects

While two Arkansas economists don't expect state unemployment to fall much further, the effect of historically low jobless levels could put workers at an advantage when seeking a new job or higher wages. read more >

Burgundy Book: Most Arkansans Expect Economic Conditions To Stay the Same

According to a May survey of business contacts, 69 percent expect economic conditions in 2016 will be about the same as last year, an improvement from three months earlier, when a little less than half expected conditions to worsen. read more >

Jim Smith, Susan Watkins Named Poultry Industry Leader of the Year

The Poultry Federation based in Little Rock presented the 2016 Industry Leader of the Year Awards to Jim Smith, president of the Keith Smith Company of Hot Springs, and Susan Watkins, professor of poultry science and poultry extension specialist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, at the 57th Annual Poultry Festival held June 17-18 in Rogers. read more >

White House Clears Small, Commercial Drones for Takeoff

Routine use of small drones by real estate agents, farmers, filmmakers and countless other commercial operators was cleared for takeoff by the Obama administration Tuesday, after years of struggling to write rules that would both protect public safety and free the benefits of a new technology. read more >

Arkansas Business Presents the 40 Under 40 Class of 2016

This week's Arkansas Business is dedicated to our 23rd class of 40 Under 40 honorees, those young leaders of business, government and nonprofits that our internal selection team believes readers need to know. read more >

Tom Hayes Named President of Tyson Foods

Formerly chief commercial officer of Tyson Foods, Tom Hayes will work directly with CEO Donnie Smith, who has also been carrying the title of president. read more >

Preparing for the Drone Revolution (Micah Goodwin Expert Advice)

Drone law is still in flux, so it's important to understand both the current legal framework and where the law is headed. read more >

More Agriculture News>