Arkansas Women in Agriculture

Rebecca McPeake

Title: “Financial Assistance for Sustainable Land Management Practices”


This session is an overview of the many state and federal programs that provide financial assistance for implementing conservation practices on marginal crop, pasture, and forest lands in Arkansas .

Bio Info:

Rebecca (Becky) J. McPeake has been a Wildlife Specialist at the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service for 8 years. She received her B.S. form the University of Missouri-Columbia, M.S. from Michigan State University , and Ph.D. from Texas A&M University in fisheries and wildlife. Previously, she worked at Cornell University and the Missouri Department of Conservation as a human dimensions research specialist. She was certified to teach 7-12 grade life sciences and biology from the Missouri State Department of Education in 1989.



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