Arkansas Cattle Farms Sustain $128 Million in Losses in 2012 Drought by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 11/19/2012 12:00 am The 2012 summer drought has resulted in the state's cow and calf producers losing an estimated $128 million this year, according to a report by the Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.