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September time to cut winter feeding costs

Winter feed bills are one of the largest expenses of a livestock operation, but winter feed costs can be reduced with some action now, said David Fernandez, Cooperative Extension Program livestock specialist at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Food safety 9-5-15

The Arkansas Department of Health regulates the sale of food at establishments which include restaurants, bars, daycares, schools, grocery stores, convenience stores, bed and breakfast facilities, hotels/motels, mobile units and concession stands. Inspections are made unannounced by environmental health specialists.

Drilling lawsuit settled

LITTLE ROCK — Oil and gas company SEECO has agreed to pay $950,000 to the federal government to resolve allegations that it drilled into unleased, federally owned natural gas in Conway and Van Buren counties.

Correction

In an article that appeared in the Aug. 20 edition of The Commercial, Lawrence Carroll was killed in a car accident at 9:34 a.m. The time was incorrect in the original article.