State Plant Board Quarterly Meeting, LR

Thu, June 21, 201810:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Legal Notice: State Plant Board Quarterly Meeting

The Arkansas State Plant Board will meet at 10:00 am, June 21, 2018 at the State Plant Board offices, #1 Natural Resources Drive, Little Rock, AR.

1. Consideration to adopt proposed Regulations for the Industrial Hemp Research Program in Arkansas. The proposed rule would allow the establishment of industrial hemp research projects to assess the agricultural and economic potential of industrial hemp production in Arkansas.

Comments may be mailed to: Arkansas State Plant Board, ATTN: Mary Smith,

P.O. Box 1069, Little Rock, AR 72203, or emailed to mary.smith@agriculture.arkansas.gov. Comments will be accepted beginning

May 17, 2018, until the close of business June 15, 2018.

The proposed rule change may be viewed on the Plant Board web page at: www.aad.arkansas.gov

2. Approval of Board meeting minutes.

3. Approval of pest control exam grades.

4. Standing Committee Reports.

5. Other business.

Board meetings are open to the public. For further information concerning the meeting, contact Terry Walker, Director, at 501-225-1598.