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  1. Texas: Randall County Crops Tour, Canyon, Aug. 30

    August 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  2. Louisiana: Sweet Potato Field Day, Chase, Aug. 31

    August 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. California: Rice Field Day, Biggs, Aug. 31

    August 31 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Georgia: Cotton/Peanut Research Field Day, Tifton, Sept. 7

    September 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. Tennessee: Cotton Tour Field Day, Jackson, Sept. 7

    September 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  6. Georgia Peanut Tour, Tifton, Sept. 13-15

    September 13 @ 8:00 am - September 15 @ 5:00 pm
  7. West Texas Agricultural Chemicals Institute Annual Conference, Lubbock, Sept. 13

    September 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  8. Tennessee: Soybean Disease Field Day, Milan, Sept. 13

    September 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  9. California: Rice Weed Course, Biggs, Sept. 16

    September 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  10. Michigan: Soybean Harvest Equipment Field Day, Edwardsburg, Sept. 16

    September 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  11. Missouri: Farm Lease Program, Sept. 20

    September 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  12. California Almond Conference, Sacramento, Dec. 6-8

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

International Rice Exports: Sales Mixed, Exports Increase

AaronT
From US Rice Federation May 9, 2013

Net rice sales of 38,300 MT for the 2012/2013 were down 53 percent from the previous week and 39 percent from the prior four-week average according to today’s Export Sales Highlights report.  Increases were reported for South Korea (14,600 MT), Guatemala (9,100 MT, including 8,500 MT switched from unknown destinations), Haiti (7,500 MT), El Salvador (5,000 MT), and Mexico (4,400 MT).

 

Decreases were reported for unknown destinations (8,500 MT).  Exports of 114,200 MT were up 4 percent from the previous week and 34 percent from the prior four-week average.  The primary destinations were to Mexico (38,100 MT), Japan (25,400 MT), Ghana (9,800 MT), Guatemala (9,100 MT), and Honduras (8,800 MT).

AaronT
From US Rice Federation May 9, 2013