Arkansas Grape Growers Battle Mold, Black Rot

Posted: July 7, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

FORT SMITH -- Arkansas grape vines took a hit in the spring with a late freeze, and what survived has been susceptible to mold and black rot from recent rain.

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Young African leaders attend program at UA

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