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Arcot

(är`kŏt), town, Tamil Nadu state, SE India, on the Palar River. It is an agricultural market and has a weaving industry. It became the capital of the Muslim Nawab of Karnataka in 1712. Arcot was the first important fortified town captured (1751) by Robert CliveClive, Robert, Baron Clive of Plassey
, 1725–74, British soldier and statesman. He went to India in 1743 as a clerk for the British East India Company and entered the military service of the company in 1744; he soon distinguished himself in the fighting against the French.
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 in the British-French struggle for S India.
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Ainsworth purchased the old Arkat building in February 2010, and since then has invested roughly $10 million in capital improvements and increased capacity for the Dumas plant.
Ad ag accts: ARKAT Nutrition Sciences (ARKAT catfish food, Red Bag dog food, Blue Bag cat food) (projects), 2001; Delta Plastics of the South (Delta Plastics irrigation tubing), 2003; RiceTec Seed (RiceTec hybrid rice seed), 1998; Stihl Southwest (Stihl outdoor power equipment), 1993 (all David Rainwater); Riggs Tractor Company (Cat tractors and equipment), 1996 (Mandy Keaton)
PR ag accts: ARKAT Nutrition Sciences (ARKAT catfish food, Red Bag dog food, Blue Bag cat food) (projects), 2001 ; Delta Plastics of the South (Delta Plastics irrigation tubing), 2003; RiceTec Seed (RiceTec hybrid rice seed), 1998; Stihl Southwest (Stihl outdoor power equipment), 1993 (all David Rainwater); Riggs Tractor Company (Cat tractors and equipment), 1996 (Mandy Keaton)
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Agribusiness Clients: ARKAT Nutrition, 2002; Delta & Pine Land Co.
Wohlschlaeger is president and CEO of Arkat Nutrition, one of the largest employers in the town of about 5,000.
The tornado caused between $7 million and $12 million in damage to the plant, Kaminicki said, and Arkat has only 30 workers now.
D&PL cotton seed and soybean), 1998; RiceTec Seed (RiceTec hybrid rice seed), 1998; Stihl Southwest (Stihl outdoor power equipment), 1993; Delta Plastics of the South (Delta Plastics irrigation tubing), 2003; ARKAT Nutrition Sciences (Arkat catfish food, Red Bag dog food, Blue Bag cat food) (projects), 2001 (all David Rainwater); Riggs Tractor Company (Cat tractors and equipment), 1996 (Paige Scott)
of employees 27 3 Media Usage Advertising 60% Public relations 25% Sales promotion 5% Direct marketing 5% Internet marketing 5% Agribusiness Clients: ARKAT Nutrition, 2002; Delta & Pine Land Co.
Rick Wohlschlaegar, president and CEO of Arkat Nutrition Inc.
That balance will allow Arkat to become a more stable and year-round enterprise.

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