WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, Congressman Rick Crawford (AR-1) released the following statement after the Arkansas Dicamba Task Force provided its recommendations in a report concerning the herbicide dicamba on Monday, September 11th.
JONESBORO – Demonstrating the profitability of cover crops through collection and analysis of data is one of the goals of a new research project directed by an Arkansas State University professor. Steve Green hopes to show how the use of cover crops can result in less expense for fertilization and [read more…]
WASHINGTON D.C. – Representative Rick Crawford (AR-01), along with Representatives Bruce Westerman (AR-04), Ralph Abraham (LA-05), and Robert Aderholt(AL-04), have introduced H.R. 3041, the Aquaculture Risk Reduction Act, to protect fish farmers from unreasonable fines and criminal prosecution after they commit minor or accidental Lacey Act infractions. Specifically, the bill amends the Lacey Act Amendments of [read more…]