AEAB Releases Spring Newsletter, 'The Economic Elevator: FFAbulous Fellowship'

The U of A Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness has released the newest issue of The Economic Elevator, our departmental newsletter which highlights the accomplishments of our talented students, faculty, and staff.

Below is a sampling of what you'll find in this issue:

FFA Tailgate: A Cold Day Of Fun, Food, Football & Fellowship With Potential Students

"Have you ever been to a tailgate full of high school FFA students? You can imagine the atmosphere: music blaring, food and games everywhere, giant blow-up Hogs and students of all ages." Kenley Bramall, an agricultural business and agricultural communications student (who is Bumpers College's lead ambassador this year), reflects on his experience at the Arkansas FFA tailgate.

Historic National Direct Marketing Agricultural Summit Co-Chaired by Ron Rainey

The University of Arkansas provided leadership to host the National Direct Agricultural Marketing Summit, which represented the first national conference focused on providing technical assistance to direct marketing practitioners and stakeholders.

To read more, please click this link here.

The Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness is part of the Dale Bumpers College Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas.

Contacts

Ryan P. Ruiz, communications manager
Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
479-575-7374, ryanruiz@uark.edu

Headlines

First Footage From Historic KATV News Film Archive Now Available Online

The Pryor Center for Arkansas Oral and Visual History was able to digitize the material thanks to a gift from the Tyson Family Foundation.

Transit and Parking Reminders for Campus at the Approach of the First Day of Classes

This checklist will help you with campus transportation needs at the beginning of the semester and throughout the year.

UARK Cardinal Nights Is Back This Friday

Calling all Razorbacks, new and old! Join us on Friday, Aug. 23, from 8 p.m. to midnight on the Arkansas Union Mall for the first UARK Cardinal Nights of the school year!

2019-20 Choral Ensembles Open to All Students on Campus

Auditions and enrollment are open now for the Collegiate Chorale, Schola Cantorum, Inspirational Chorale and Chamber Choir for interested students from all majors.

Author of UA Press's 'Hipbillies' to Speak at Fayetteville Roots Festival

Jared Phillips will be part of a panel that discusses the counterculture movement in the Ozarks in the 1970s.

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