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Paragould farmer Dustin Henson
Agriculture & Poultry / Government & Politics

Paragould Farmer Dustin Henson Joins United Soybean Board

Henson is one of 77 volunteer farmer leaders serving on the United Soybean Board from 29 states. read more >
Jim Carroll spent a big chunk of 2020 on Zoom as chair of the United Soybean Board. He’ll remain on the executive panel this year.
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Jim Carroll Takes Stock of Year Atop United Soybean BoardLock Icon

Fourth-generation Brinkley farmer Jim Carroll admits 2020 was a tough year for farmers, but says he’s “tickled to death” about proving new uses for soybeans. read more >
Jim Carroll
Agriculture & Poultry / Government & Politics

Soybean Champion Jim Carroll Reflects on Tough Year, Bright Future

Fourth-generation farmer Jim Carroll of Brinkley says the United Soybean Board's goal has been to get the biggest bang for farmers’ checkoff bucks, and it continues to focus on expanding markets through research and development. read more >
Wes Ward, Arkansas Department of Agriculture
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Farming Industry Hopes Trade War Is Ebbing

Cautious optimism comes after moves made to normalize trade relations with China. read more >
Derek Haigwood
Agriculture & Poultry / Government & Politics

Whirlwind or Reward, Candidate’s Trade Stance Important for FarmersLock Icon

Arkansas Business reported last week on what investment professionals thought the presidential election could mean for the markets, so Whispers thought to ask a farmer the same question. read more >
Audrey House, the owner of Chateau Aux Arc in Altus and chairwoman of the state’s Wine Producers Council.
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Arkansas Farmers Cope With COVID-19

Arkansas agriculture producers expected to see a nice recovery in 2020 after a bruising trade war with China, but the COVID-19 pandemic has tested the agricultural business model. read more >
Jim Carroll
Agriculture & Poultry

Jim Carroll Takes Seat as Head of Soybean Board (Movers & Shakers)

Jim Carroll of Brinkley has been elected chair of the United Soybean Board. read more >
Brad Doyle of Weiner says farmers don’t want a handout; they want a fair price, which they say they can’t get amid the China trade war.
Agriculture & Poultry / Government & Politics

Arkansas Soybean Farmers Take Trade War LossesLock Icon

Derek Haigwood said no agriculture sector has suffered more than soybeans from the current tariff trade war between the United States and China. read more >