Local author, Wendy Russ, will be at the Dirty Farmers Community Market from noon-2 p.m. Jan. 29 to sign copies of her novel, "The League for the Suppression of Celery."
The University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture is offering its Arkansas Beef IQ Program for all producers to provide information on cattle production and management. The deadline to sign up is Jan. 24, 2014. The program will begin in February and meet until June. The meetings will be in Faulkner, Conway and Van Buren counties. For more information call the Van Buren County Extension office at 745-7117.
A Private Pesticide Applicator Training for Van Buren and Searcy counties will be conducted by the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at the Leslie School Cafeteria. For more information call the Van Buren County Extension Office at 745-7117.