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Arkansas Rice: Early Yields Encouraging

Arkansas Rice: Early Yields Encouraging

šŸ‘¤By Jarrod Hardke, Extension Rice Specialist, University of Arkansas 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Where soil conditions are drier in central Arkansas, more early yields are starting to come in. In the southeast where progress should be greater than it is, growers are going with tracks on machines to get rolling. Overall yield reports

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Rice Harvest Restarts In Arkansas With Positive Early Reports – AgFax

Rice Harvest Restarts In Arkansas With Positive Early Reports – AgFax

šŸ‘¤By Owen Taylor 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Rice harvest has restartedĀ on a spotty and limited basis in parts ofĀ ArkansasĀ andĀ Mississippi. Farmers are finding at least a few areas that are dry enough to hold up equipment or they are running tracks.

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Rice Harvest Reports – Big Chunks Of Coastal Crop Finished – RiceTec

Rice Harvest Reports – Big Chunks Of Coastal Crop Finished – RiceTec

šŸ‘¤From RiceTec 🕔Aug 17, 2017

Texas – Derrol Grymes With a good, dry week, a majority of the guys on the west side of theĀ district will be wrapping up first crop by the weekend. The east side guys areĀ rolling strong as well, but they are

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Arkansas Rice: Rains Put Damper on Harvest, in Field Sprouting a Concern

Arkansas Rice: Rains Put Damper on Harvest, in Field Sprouting a Concern

šŸ‘¤By Jarrod Hardke, University of Arkansas Rice Extension Agronomist 🕔Aug 14, 2017

Crop Progress ā€œIā€™m no stranger to the rainā€¦ā€Ā  This is getting out of hand.Ā  While much of the state has missed recent forecast rainy weather, it seems most caught it today (8/11).Ā  Most do not need a reminder but the

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Arkansas Rice: As Harvest Approaches, Growers Hope for Higher Temps, Less Rain

Arkansas Rice: As Harvest Approaches, Growers Hope for Higher Temps, Less Rain

šŸ‘¤By Ryan McGeeney, University of Arkansas 🕔Aug 11, 2017

After a tumultuous spring, in which rains and flooding upended more than 10 percent of total rice acreage throughout Arkansas, swallowing sunk input costs and costing the state an estimated $175 million in crop losses, the nationā€™s No. 1 rice

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Mississippi Rice: Harvest Totals May Eclipse Early Forecasts

Mississippi Rice: Harvest Totals May Eclipse Early Forecasts

šŸ‘¤By Nathan Gregory, MSU Extension Service 🕔Aug 11, 2017

Combines began rolling in Mississippi Delta rice fields as soon as growers marked the beginning of August, but wet weather soon shut down early harvest attempts. Bobby Golden, a rice and soil fertility agronomist with the Mississippi State University Extension

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AgFax Rice: Harvest Starts In Arkansas, Mississippi – Rains Stalls Louisiana

AgFax Rice: Harvest Starts In Arkansas, Mississippi – Rains Stalls Louisiana

🕔Aug 4, 2017

AĀ small amount of harvest startedĀ this week inĀ MississippiĀ and maybe inĀ Arkansas. But rainfall has sidelined combines in places.Ā Rain continues to bedevil farmersĀ in southwestĀ Louisiana. Growers caught a short break in the weather late last week and into this week and were able to

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Arkansas Rice: Early Harvest Begins; Making Harvest Aid Decisions

Arkansas Rice: Early Harvest Begins; Making Harvest Aid Decisions

šŸ‘¤By Jarrod Hardke and Gus Lorenz, University of Arkansas Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 4, 2017

Crop Progress Rice harvest has begun on a very limited basis. Initial yield reports donā€™t tell us a great deal, but opinions have been that yields are good to very good. Some yields have been 20 bu greater than the

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Texas Field Reports: Beef Prices Decline as Supplies Increase

Texas Field Reports: Beef Prices Decline as Supplies Increase

šŸ‘¤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Aug 1, 2017

The beef cattle market has slowed recently due to increased production and decreased demand following a tremendous spring rally, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. David Anderson, AgriLife Extension livestock economist, College Station, said domestic and

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Louisiana Rice: Harvest Delayed by Weather; Mixed Yield Results

Louisiana Rice: Harvest Delayed by Weather; Mixed Yield Results

šŸ‘¤By Kane Webb, USA Rice Daily 🕔Aug 1, 2017

By now, if you haven’t read or heard about how the harvest began in the south part of Louisiana, you must have been hiding under a rock, or more appropriately, an umbrella.Ā  Consistent days of rain showers, some episodes producing

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