Delta Plastics is Taking a New Approach to Polytube Collections Program By: Matt Lindsey, Director of Irrigation, Delta PlasticsThis year Delta Plastics is taking a new approach to our Polytube Collections program in order to better serve our customers and become more efficient in our recycling efforts. Namely, we’ve introduced a Call to Collect model that allows our team to better identify or “spot” Delta polytube for collection and plan full truckload routes […]
Arkansas State Plant Board Update- December 11, 2020 By Brad Koen, ACPA Plant Board Representative2020 continues to be a challenging year for all of us. The Arkansas State Plant Board meeting schedule is no exception to this challenge. The board met on Wednesday, December 2. Under the current pandemic situation, we once again met virtually by way of Zoom. As you can imagine the meeting was dominated by the […]
Plant Board Update by Brad Koen 11-7-2019The Arkansas State Plant Board has had several meetings since our last newsletter update. As you can imagine, the majority of the meeting time has been focused on the use of dicamba in the state of Arkansas. After much discussion and debate, the board voted 14-1 to keep the May 26 cutoff date for dicamba […]
Plant Board Update by Brad Koen 7-5-2019We had our quarterly Arkansas State Plant Board meeting on June 11. After a year of service, Butch Calhoun has decided to step down as the director. Butch stated that he is retiring and planning on spending more time with his family. He thanked the plant board for giving him the opportunity to serve our […]
The ACPA serves a dual purpose. The first is to promote the discussion, dissemination, and exchange of ideas related to crop protection products and their uses. The second is to promote closer coordination and understanding between the crop protection industry, agricultural business, and governmental, educational and agricultural agencies throughout Arkansas.