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Rice Market: Decline in Asian Pricing

Rice Market: Decline in Asian Pricing

👤 By Dwight Roberts, USRPA 🕔Feb 19, 2018

It has been another very quiet week in the rice industry as most of the major market indicators suggest that a minor retraction is in the works. Asian pricing over the past week has continued to decline against the values seen

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AgFax Weekend: Land Values & Low Commodity Prices | Farm Program Cuts

AgFax Weekend: Land Values & Low Commodity Prices | Farm Program Cuts

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Feb 16, 2018

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Land Values & Low Commodity Prices | Farm Program Cuts | Less Fertilizer Demand Possible in 2018 | and more.

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Drought Outlook Seasonal: Increased Dryness in the West, Central U.S. Improvements

Drought Outlook Seasonal: Increased Dryness in the West, Central U.S. Improvements

👤Edited by Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor, with Information from David Miskus, NOAA 🕔Feb 16, 2018

With sub-median precipitation and above-normal temperatures favored during March and MAM, drought should persist in the southwestern quarter of the Nation, along with development in most of California and Nevada, south-central Oregon, and southern Texas. The odds for California to

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Drought Monitor Weekly: Rains Drench Eastern Regions, Southern Plains Drying Out

Drought Monitor Weekly: Rains Drench Eastern Regions, Southern Plains Drying Out

👤Edited by Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor, with Information from Eric Luebehusen, USDA 🕔Feb 16, 2018

Summary During the 7-day period (ending Tuesday morning), heavy to excessive rainfall eased or eliminated dryness and drought across much of the eastern, southeastern, and southcentral U.S. Conversely, drought intensified and expanded from the central Corn Belt southwestward across the

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Dossett on Rice: Soybean Prices Move Up, Rice Acres Will Go Down

Dossett on Rice: Soybean Prices Move Up, Rice Acres Will Go Down

👤By Markham Dossett, Talon Asset Management, LLC, Waco, Texas 🕔Feb 16, 2018

Cash Market Bangladesh has cancelled a rice order they had with Thailand, and this, among other things, has resulted in another sizeable drop in Thai prices to $428 for 5% Broken. India prices dropped last week but are firming on

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DTN Fertilizer Trends: Shift from Corn to Spring Wheat Could Mean Less Demand

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Shift from Corn to Spring Wheat Could Mean Less Demand

👤By Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Feb 15, 2018

Most average retailer fertilizer prices continued their upward trend the first week of February 2018, according to retailers surveyed by DTN. All but one of the eight major fertilizers were higher compared to a month earlier. No fertilizer was up

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Mississippi: 2 Water Management Field Days, March 6, 7

Mississippi: 2 Water Management Field Days, March 6, 7

👤By Susan Collins-Smith, Mississippi State University 🕔Feb 15, 2018

Agricultural professionals, educators and service providers are invited to attend a training session on irrigation, water management and related technologies. Two identical sessions will be offered. The first is March 6 at the Small Farm Training Center in Carriere. The

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Global Rough Rice Prices Drop 20 Cents

Global Rough Rice Prices Drop 20 Cents

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 14, 2018

The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting marketing loan gain (MLG) and loan deficiency payment (LDP) rates

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Farmer Programs: Trump Budget Would Cut $47Bln Over 10 Years – DTN

Farmer Programs: Trump Budget Would Cut $47Bln Over 10 Years – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Feb 14, 2018

Farmers would pay a larger share of crop-insurance premiums and a range of ag industries would have to pony up fees for USDA services under the Trump administration’s latest budget proposal released Monday.   The White House proposed budget for Fiscal

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Arkansas Rice: Combining Seed Treatments; Enterprise Budgets

Arkansas Rice: Combining Seed Treatments; Enterprise Budgets

👤By Jarrod Hardke, Gus Lorenz, and Nick Bateman, University of Arkansas Extension Specialists 🕔Feb 14, 2018

Combining Insecticide Seed Treatments for Rice We are getting a lot of calls on “overlaying” another insecticide seed treatment on top of seed already treated with an insecticide seed treatment. Obviously, this comes at an additional cost to the grower

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