UAPB staff visit Washington to discuss agriculture


Edmund Buckner and James O. Garner Jr. of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences, and Debbie Moreland of the Arkansas Association of Conservation District recently met with U.S. Sen. John Boozman, (R-AR), to discuss the importance of agricultural research, teaching and Extension services. The meeting in Washington was part of an effort organized by the Council for Agricultural Research, Extension and Teaching urging federal investments in agriculture. John Kuykendall Jr., UAPB’s director of Alumni Affairs/Governmental Relations, also attended the meeting.