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Louisiana Rice: Improved Varieties Highlight Producer Meetings

Louisiana Rice: Improved Varieties Highlight Producer Meetings

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Jan 11, 2018

The first part of an annual series of LSU AgCenter meetings for rice farmers in south Louisiana wrapped up Wednesday (Jan. 10). Scientists from the AgCenter H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station made presentations in Crowley, Welsh, Abbeville and Ville

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Provisia Rice: Is it in Your Plan? 6 Need-to-Know Points

Provisia Rice: Is it in Your Plan? 6 Need-to-Know Points

👤From Louisiana State University 🕔Dec 20, 2017

The first Provisia rice variety will be released on a limited basis for the 2018 rice production season. Provisia herbicide and PVL01 make up the Provisia rice system that will provide needed control of red rice, Newpath-resistant red rice and Newpath-resistant

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Louisiana Rice: Rains Slow Harvest; Yields Look Fair-to-Good

Louisiana Rice: Rains Slow Harvest; Yields Look Fair-to-Good

👤By Bruce Schultz, Louisiana State University AgCenter 🕔Jul 14, 2017

The rice harvest in south Louisiana has gotten off to a wet start that is preventing farmers from getting into their fields, LSU AgCenter rice extension specialist Dustin Harrell said on July 12 at a northeast Louisiana rice field day. Farmers who

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Louisiana: New Rice Lines Featured at AgCenter Field Day

Louisiana: New Rice Lines Featured at AgCenter Field Day

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Jun 30, 2017

More than 400 people attended the LSU AgCenter H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station field day on June 28 to hear about the latest work being done to help rice farmers. During the field tour, Steve Linscombe, LSU AgCenter rice

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Louisiana Rice Field Day, Horizon Ag – Provisia Rice System, June 27, Kaplan

Louisiana Rice Field Day, Horizon Ag – Provisia Rice System, June 27, Kaplan

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jun 2, 2017

Horizon Ag’s Louisiana field day will be at the Richard Farms in Kaplan on June 27. The event will feature a close look at a 20-acre field of Provisia. Volunteer weedy rice was growing in the field at the time

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Louisiana Rice: Field Day Will Showcase Provisia System, June 27

Louisiana Rice: Field Day Will Showcase Provisia System, June 27

👤From a press release 🕔May 22, 2017

Horizon Ag will hold a field day in Kaplan, Louisiana, on June 27 to brief rice farmers about the new Provisia Rice System. Developed by BASF through traditional breeding, Provisia rice is tolerant to Provisia herbicide, which received EPA registration

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Rice: Horizon And BASF Ink Agreement To Bring Provisia System To Market

Rice: Horizon And BASF Ink Agreement To Bring Provisia System To Market

👤From a press release 🕔Apr 13, 2017

Horizon Ag and BASF have entered into a formal agreement to launch the Provisia Rice System, beginning in 2018. The system provides a new tool for postemergence control of a broad range of grass weeds, including ALS-resistant grasses, weedy rice

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Louisiana: Rice Forum Demonstrates New Innovations

Louisiana: Rice Forum Demonstrates New Innovations

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Feb 9, 2017

Several new innovations will make rice production easier in the coming years, LSU AgCenter experts told farmers at the Northeast Louisiana Rice Forum recently (Feb. 8). LSU AgCenter rice breeder Steve Linscombe said Provisia rice will enable farmers to kill

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Louisiana Rice: New Herbicide, Crop Outlook Featured at Grower Meetings

Louisiana Rice: New Herbicide, Crop Outlook Featured at Grower Meetings

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Jan 19, 2017

A new herbicide for rice, Provisia, has been approved by federal regulators, an LSU AgCenter weed scientist said recently. Eric Webster made the announcement on Jan. 17 at a rice producers meeting at the LSU AgCenter DeWitt Livestock Facility in

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Louisiana Rice: LSU AgCenter Testing New Herbicide for Grass Weeds

Louisiana Rice: LSU AgCenter Testing New Herbicide for Grass Weeds

👤By Bruce Schultz, LSU AgCenter 🕔Jun 16, 2016

An LSU AgCenter weed scientist on June 15 talked about his research with a new herbicide and rice system that will help control red rice and other grasses in rice fields. AgCenter weed scientist Eric Webster told farmers and crop

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