Research Reports and Research Bulletins

Research Reports and Bulletins are in-depth reports on research results that make a significant contribution to the body of knowledge. The Research Report series replaced the Research Bulletin series in 2001.

Currently Available Bulletins:

Series Number Title and Associated People
998 Research Report 998:  Economic Contribution of the Agricultural Sector to the Arkansas Economy in 2015  Leah English, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller
953 Bulletin 953: Yield, Earliness and Fiber Strength of Blends of Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) Cultivars (April 1997) (145K Adobe PDF, 12 Pages) J.S. McConnell, F.M. Bourland, W.H. Baker, and B.S. Frizzell
954 Bulletin 954: The Mercosur Rice Economy (July 1997) (280K Adobe PDF, 62 Pages) Ralph Bierlin, Eric J. Wailes, and Gail L. Cramer
955 Bulletin 955: Development of Replacement Heifers (July 1997) (240K Adobe PDF, 30 Pages) R.B. Simpson, J.M. Phillips, C.F. Rosenkrans, Jr., A.H. Brown, Jr. and D.W. Kellogg
956 Research Bulletin 956: Production Practices of Arkansas Beef Cattle Producers (January 1998) (530K Adobe PDF, 39 Pages) Michael P. Popp and Lucas D. Parsch
957 Research Bulletin 957: Marketing Practices of Arkansas Beef Cattle Producers (January 1998) (470K Adobe PDF, 41 Pages) Michael P. Popp and Lucas D. Parsch
958 Research Bulletin 958: An Economic Assessment of the Myanmar Rice Sector (February 1998) (390K Adobe PDF, 88 Pages) Kenneth B. Young, Gail L. Cramer, and Eric J. Wailes
959 Research Bulletin 959: Agricultural Water Management in the Mississippi Delta Region of Arkansas (August 1998)(100 pages) H. Don Scott, James A. Ferguson, Linda Hanson, Todd Fugitt and Earl Smith
960 Research Bulletin 960: Farm Operator Satisfaction With Retail Pesticide Suppliers in the Arkansas Delta (February 1999) (32 pages) Bruce L. Dixon, Damon McKelvey, Travis Rogers, Frank L. Farmer and Daniel M. Settlage
961 Research Bulletin 961: Influence of Nitrogen Rate and Sampling Date on Soil Analysis Values of Highbush Blueberries (34 pages) John R. Clark, Ronald W. McNew and Richard C. Maples
962 Research Bulletin 962: Models of FSA Guaranteed Loan Use Volume and Loss Claims Among Arkansas Commercial Banks (38 pages) 963Bruce L. Dixon, Bruce L. Ahrendsen, and Scott M. McCollum
963 Research Bulletin 963: Zinc Availability to Rice From Seven Granular Fertilaizers
J.F. Liscano, C.F. Wilson Jr., R.J. Norton and N.A. Slaton
Title page and table of contents (4 pages)
964 Text of report (31 pages)
964 Research Bulletin 964: Soybean Marketing Methods and Characteristics of Arkansas Grain Handlers
Patricia A. Sauer, Nathan B. Smith and Andrew M. McKenzie Cover (3 pages)
Table of contents (2 pages)
Text of report (22 pages)
965 Research Bulletin 965: A Demographic Approach to Race and Ethnicity in Metropolitan and Non-Metropolitan Regions of Arkansas, 1990 and 199 Todd Hodgson, Frank L. Farmer, Wayne P. Miller and Donald E. Voth
966 Research Bulletin 966: Models of Farm Service Agency Guaranteed Loan Loss Claim Rates in the U.S. for 1990-1998 Latisha A. Settlage, Bruce L. Dixon, Bruce L. Ahrendsen and Steven R. Koenig
967 Research Report 967: Production Systems Involving Stocker Cattle and Soft Red Winter Wheat L.B. Daniels, K.F. Harrison, D.S. Hubbell III, Z.B. Johnson, T.E. Windham, E.B. Kegley and D. Hellwig
968 Research Report 968: Vietnam's Rice Economy: Developments and Prospects Kenneth Young, Eric Wailes, Gail L. Cramer and Nguyen Tri Khiem
969 Research Report 969: Impact of the Agricultural Sector on the Arkansas Economy H.L. Goodwin, Jr., Jennie Popp, Wayne Miller, Gina Vickery and Z. Clayton-Niederman
970 Research Report 970: Soils of Mississippi County, Arkansas J.M. McKinney, B. Dixon, H.D. Scott and C.M. Scarlat
971 Research Report 971: Focus Group Survey Results: Typical Arkansas Crop Producer Production and Marketing Practices Jason Hill, Michael Popp and Patrick Manning
973 Research Report 973: Evaluation of Small Grain Forage Crops and Cultivars of Soft Red Winter Wheat for Stocker Cattle L.B. Daniels, K.F. Harrison, D.S. Hubbell III, E.B. Kegley, D. Hellwig and Z.B. Johnson
974 Research Report 974: The Muscadine Experience: Adding Value to Enhance Profits
Justin R. Morris and Pamela L. Brady
(5.7 MB for entire document linked above; for shorter download time, use the sections divided as shown in links below.): Cover and front matter
Acknowledgements, Table of Contents, Impact Statement, Foreword
Introduction, The Muscadine Grape
Cultivar Selection and Production Considerations, and Harvest and Postharvest Factors Influencing Quality
Direct Markets, Value-Added Products and Juice
Muscadine Wine, Vinegar, Sweet Spreads, Dried Products, By-Products and Nutraceuticals an Lliterature Cited
Appendices
975 Research Report 975: Impact of the Agricultural Sector on the Arkansas Economy in 2001 Jennie Popp, Gina Vickery, H.L. Goodwin Jr. and Wayne Miller
976 Research Report 976: Production Budgets for Arkansas Wine and Juice Grapes Emilio Noguera, Justin Morris, Keith Striegler and Michael Thomsen
977 Research Report 977: Farm Service Agency Direct Farm Loan Program Effectiveness Study John Nwoha, Bruce L. Ahrendsen, Bruce L. Dixon, Eddie C. Chavez, Sandra J. Hamm, Daniel M. Settlage and Diana Danforth
978 Research Report 978: Production and Handling Practices for Safe Produce Pamela L. Brady and Justin R. Morris
980 Research Report 980: The Changing Structure of Arkansas' Economy: A Shift-Share Analysis Biswaranjan Das and Daniel V. Rainey
981 Research Report 981: Impact of the Agricultural Sector on the Arkansas Economy in 2003 Jennie Popp, Nathan Kemper and Wayne Miller
982 Research Report 982: The Muscadine Experience: Adding Value to Enhance Profits Justin R. Morris and Pamela L. Brady
983 Research Report 983: Considerations for Starting a Winery Justin R. Morris
984 Research Report 984: Good Agricultural and Handling Practices for Grapes and Other Fresh Produce P.L. Brady and J.R. Morris
985 Research Report 985: Choosing and Using a Co-Packer P.L. Brady, S. Seideman and J.R. Morris
986 Research Report 986: Early Childhood Public School Teacher Licensure for the Fifty States and Washington, D.C. -- An Inquiry to Ascertain Student Age Ranges for Public School Teacher Licensure -- May 2009 R.C. Jones, S. Martin and M. Crandall
987 Research Report 987: Economic Contribution of the Agricultural Sector to the Arkansas Economy in 2007 and Revised Estimates for 2006 Nathan Kemper, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller
988 Research Report 988: Marketing Options for Grapes and Grape Products P.L. Brady, M. Thomsen and J.R. Morris
989 Research Report 989: Economic Contribution of the Agricultural Sector to the Arkansas Economy in 2008 Jennie Popp, Nathan Kemper, Wayne Miller, Katherine McGraw and Kyle Karr
990 Research Report 990: Economic Contribution of the Agricultural Sector to the Arkansas Economy in 2009 Katherine McGraw, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller
991 Research Report 991: Economic Contribution of the Agricultural Sector to the Arkansas Economy in 2010 Katherine McGraw, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller
992 Research Report 992: Economic Contribution of the Agricultural Sector to the Arkansas Economy in 2011 Leah English, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller
993 Research Report 993: Economic Contribution of Agriculture and Food to Arkansas' Gross Domestic Product 1997-2011 Jacob Manlove, Leah English, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller 
994 Research Report 994: Economic Contribution of the Agricultural Sector to the Arkansas Economy in 2012 Leah English, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller 
995 Research Report 995: Economic Contribution of Agriculture and Food to Arkansas' Gross Domestic Product 1997-2012 Leah English, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller
996 Research Report 996: Economic Contribution of Agriculture and Food to Arkansas' Gross Domestic Product 1997-2013 Leah English, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller
997 Research Report 997: : Economic Contribution of Agriculture and Food to Arkansas' Gross Domestic Product 1997-2014 Leah English, Jennie Popp and Wayne Miller