Tagged: usda national agriculture statistics service

In Praise Of Pragmatism (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 1/30/2017 12:00 am

Radical ideology rarely has anything of value to offer businesspeople. So the first few days of President Donald Trump’s administration have rattled the agriculture industry in Arkansas.

Value in U.S. Agricultural Real Estate Increases

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/8/2013 12:00 am

The value of agricultural real estate in the nation — as measured by the value of all land and buildings on farms — increased 10.9 percent last year compared with 2011, averaging $2,650 per acre, according to the USDA.

Arkansas' Top Crop? Soybeans Beat Rice in 2011

by Gwen Moritz 11/19/2012 12:00 am

While the dollar value of the state’s 2012 crops still hasn’t been officially tallied, the record soybean crop may mean that rice is again No. 2. Soybeans displaced rice at the top of the list.