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Rice: Conservation, Sustainability Awards Given at USA Rice Conference

Rice: Conservation, Sustainability Awards Given at USA Rice Conference

👤By Deborah Willenborg, USA Rice 🕔Dec 14, 2017

At this year’s USA Rice Outlook Conference, the rice industry’s growing role in the conservation and sustainability sphere was spotlighted with two different awards, the USA Rice Sustainability Award and the USA Rice Distinguished Conservation Achievement Award.  Jim Whitaker, an

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Rice: 2018/20 Leadership Class Members Announced

Rice: 2018/20 Leadership Class Members Announced

👤By Deborah Willenborg, USA Rice 🕔Dec 14, 2017

Members of the 2018/20 Rice Leadership Development Program class were announced Monday during the annual Rice Awards Luncheon at the 2017 USA Rice Outlook Conference. The class is comprised of five rice producers and two industry-related professionals selected by a

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Rice: 6th Generation Louisiana Grower Named Rice Farmer of the Year

Rice: 6th Generation Louisiana Grower Named Rice Farmer of the Year

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Dec 14, 2017

Christian Richard, a sixth-generation farmer from Vermilion Parish, was honored Dec. 11 as the 2017 Rice Farmer of the Year at the USA Rice Outlook Conference. In addition, former LSU AgCenter rice breeder Xueyan Sha was honored with the Rice

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Global Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

Global Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

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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Global Markets: Rice – South America Threatens U.S. Paddy Export Dominance

Global Markets: Rice – South America Threatens U.S. Paddy Export Dominance

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 13, 2017

Over 40 percent of U.S. rice exports (product weight basis) are paddy rice, which differs from world market trade as the top Asian exporters almost exclusively ship milled rice. This feature is attributable to two factors: U.S. milled rice prices

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WASDE Rice: Reduced Rough Rice Exports Partially Offset by Higher Milled Trade

WASDE Rice: Reduced Rough Rice Exports Partially Offset by Higher Milled Trade

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 12, 2017

Total 2017/18 U.S. rice supplies are unchanged at 248.9 million cwt. Exports are lowered 1.0 million cwt (all medium- and short-grain) on increased competition from other suppliers in the Mediterranean region. A 2.0-million-cwt reduction in rough rice exports is partially

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Rice Update: Low Stocks Tighten Market Prices, Increased Demand Needed

Rice Update: Low Stocks Tighten Market Prices, Increased Demand Needed

👤From the Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Assocation 🕔Dec 11, 2017

As the holiday season approaches, the rice market is beginning to slow down as well with very little movement in most major market sectors. In the export sales component, total sales volume was improved over the previous report. Current levels, and

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“Riced Vegetables” are NOT a Form of Rice – Arkansas Ag Committee Discussion

“Riced Vegetables” are NOT a Form of Rice – Arkansas Ag Committee Discussion

👤By Lydia Holmes, USA Rice Daily 🕔Dec 6, 2017

Yesterday, Arkansas Rice Federation Executive Director Lauren Waldrip Ward testified before the Arkansas Joint Senate and House Committee on Agriculture on the industry’s concern of a current food trend where vegetables are being “riced” and marketed as a “more healthy”

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Arkansas’ Rice Breeding Webinar Video Now Available

Arkansas’ Rice Breeding Webinar Video Now Available

👤By Bobby Coats, University of Arkansas Ag Economist 🕔Dec 6, 2017

Video Title: University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Rice Breeding Program Date and Time Video Recorded: November 30, 2017, 10:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (CST) Description: Arkansas’ Senior Rice Plant Breeder Dr. Karen Moldenhauer discussed her Rice Plant Breeding

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World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

World Rough Rice Prices Unchanged from Last Week

👤From USDA 🕔Dec 6, 2017

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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