Let your smartphone be your guide with the 2014 Arkansas Rice Expo app. The app, available for iOS and Android smart phones, is free.
The Arkansas Rice Expo will be 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, Aug. 1, at the Grand Prairie Center, 2807 Highway 165 South, Stuttgart.
To download the free 2014 Rice Expo App, go to https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/rice-expo-2014/id899743215?mt=8, or find the Android version in Google play.
The Rice Expo app is a product of the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service, and was developed by Dharmendra Saraswat, associate professor and extension engineer; the iOS version was developed through a volunteer effort by Ayush Saraswat.
The app can get directions to the Grand Prairie Center as well as navigate the different venues of the Rice Expo. A complete schedule, list of keynote speakers, and a link to the @ARiceExpo twitter feed are also in the app.
This information from an article by Kezia Nanda for the Cooperative Extension Service U of A System Division of Agriculture.