Number of active cotton gins in Arkansas are on the rise. Statewide, Arkansas’ cotton acreage increased to 380,000 acres, up from a record low of 210,000 in 2015. The 2017 Prospective Plantings report put this year’s acreage at a half-million acres, the highest since 2012.
Historical photos of Arkansas agriculture and rural life in Arkansas is the theme of Farm Credit's statewide photo contest this year...a nod to the financial cooperative's 100-year anniversary celebration. Judges have narrowed down entries to the top 10 and now we need your vote!