The Latest

Events

  1. Oklahoma: Canola Schools – August 2 and 4

    July 20 @ 5:00 am - August 5 @ 1:00 am
  2. Southern Peanut Growers Conference, Miramar Beach, FL, July 21-23

    July 21 @ 8:00 am - July 23 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Tennessee: No-Till Field Day, Milan, July 28

    July 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Tennessee: No-Till Field Day, Milan, July 28

    July 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. InfoAg Conference, St. Louis, Aug. 2-4

    August 2 @ 8:00 am - August 4 @ 5:00 pm
  6. Tennessee: Mid-South Ag Finance Conference, Martin, Aug. 3

    August 3 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  7. Texas: Cotton Fiber Quality Conference, Lubbock, Aug. 4

    August 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  8. North Mississippi Row Crops Field Day, Verona, Aug. 11

    August 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  9. Texas: Pre-Plant Wheat Meeting, Amarillo, Aug. 12

    August 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  10. Illinois: Agronomy Day, Savoy, August 18

    August 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  11. Louisiana: Sweet Potato Field Day, Chase, Aug. 31

    August 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  12. California Almond Conference, Sacramento, Dec. 6-8

    December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 8 @ 5:00 pm

Weekly Rice Exports Increase

Ernst Undesser
From USDA, USA Rice Federation April 26, 2012

Net rice sales of 91,300 metric tons (MT) were up noticeably from the previous week and were 49 percent more than the prior four-week average according to U.S. Department of Agriculture Export Sales Highlights report.  Increases were reported for Venezuela (28,000 MT), South Korea (18,000 MT), Jordan (10,200 MT), Libya (9,300 MT), and Mexico (8,400 MT).  Net sales of 3,000 MT for delivery in the 2012/2013 marketing year were reported for Jordan.  Exports of 66,500 MT were 36 percent more than the previous week, but 1 percent less than the prior four-week average.  The primary destinations were Mexico (21,100 MT), South Korea (21,000 MT), Libya (9,300 MT), Canada (2,900 MT), and Taiwan (2,400 MT).

 
Ernst Undesser
From USDA, USA Rice Federation April 26, 2012