The mission of the Arkansas Livestock and Poultry Commission is to safeguard human and animal health, assure food safety and quality, and promote Arkansas livestock and poultry industries for the benefit of our citizens.
1. Protect human and animal health from zoonotic (diseases that can be transmitted between humans and animals) and other communicable animal diseases.
2. Protect humans and animals from environmental and toxicological threats.
3. Protect consumers by ensuring food safety and quality.
4. Promote and enhance marketability of livestock, poultry, and their products both nationally and internationally.