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Subscriber onlyAid fund passes goal for wounded lobbyist Continue reading...

Arkansas Plant Board sets Engenia-vote redo

Subscriber onlyAs complaints about crop damage continue to mount, the state Plant Board will meet today to decide how, or whether, to correct a mistake made Tuesday during a vote on an emergency proposal to ban the sale and use of Engenia, a dicamba herbicide. Continue reading...

Tyson sending its beef to China

U.S. shipment first in 13 years

Subscriber onlyTyson Foods Inc. has sent a shipment of beef to China, making it one of the first meat companies in the nation to send U.S. beef to the country in roughly 13 years. Analysts estimated that the recent U.S. beef trade agreement with China would go into effect as early as late July or early August, but initial signs from U.S.-based meatpackers have shown swifter results. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyWal-Mart invites firms to Open Call Continue reading...

Acxiom sports five new patents

Conway firm says they were awarded over past 7 months

Subscriber onlyWhen Scott Howe took over as chief executive of Acxiom Corp. in 2011, the company only had three patents to show for its four decades in existence. Continue reading...

Westerman pushes bill to grease wheels on cutting in forests

Subscriber only If U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman's legislation passes, it'll be easier to cut down trees in the nation's forests and harder for critics and federal courts to slow the process. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyPort authority board re-elects 3 officers Continue reading...

Arkansas Plant Board OKs dicamba use with limits

Subscriber onlyThe state Plant Board on Tuesday afternoon rejected -- for now -- a proposed ban on the sale and use of the dicamba herbicide this growing season but instead passed further restrictions on its use. Continue reading...

Tyson joining meal-kit upsurge

New brand going online, in stores

Subscriber onlyTyson Foods Inc. is rolling out a new line of meal kits for purchase online and at grocery stores to meet a growing demand for partially prepared meals that require limited preparation. Continue reading...

Commerce-job pick hails from Gravette

Platt has extensive D.C. experience

Subscriber onlyPresident Donald Trump plans to give a key Commerce Department post to a Northwest Arkansas native. Continue reading...

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Subscriber only350 TeleTech jobs set for Morrilton Continue reading...

Developer of Main Street building in downtown Little Rock seeks to add apartments to project

Developer seeks Boyle rezoning

Subscriber onlyPlans to redevelop the Boyle Building on Main Street in downtown Little Rock, stalled for three years, now envision the second skyscraper built in the city including a 96-unit apartment complex rather than just simply a hotel. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyTyson exec to lead poultry-export body Continue reading...

Trucking firms leery of Fort Smith's plans

Subscriber onlyA Fort Smith nonprofit has released a plan to revitalize the city's downtown, which has some members of the local transportation industry concerned. Continue reading...

Bankruptcy watch

Subscriber onlyALEXANDER Kurtis M. Watson, 4 Irish Rose Circle, June 8, 2017, Chapter 7. Continue reading...