Richard Bell Stepping Down As State Agriculture Secretary by Jan Cottingham Posted 6/19/2012 12:56 pm Updated 6 years ago Arkansas Secretary of Agriculture Richard Bell is leaving his post June 30. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.