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Healthbytes - Galbladder Season

Most people think of fall as the season for football, deer hunting and holiday feasts. I also think of it as gallbladder season. I don’t know if the incidence is truly increased during this time, but it sure seems like it.

EQIP grant deadline approaches

Arkansas farmers and landowners have until Nov. 21 to sign up for financial assistance through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) for the 2015 year, said Henry English, head of the Small Farm Program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

EAST Initiative awards grants

LITTLE ROCK – The EAST Initiative will award more than $4,000 in advanced technical training to two EAST Core schools for educational STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) projects — including one in Star City.