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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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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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Rice Update: Firm Market Brings Optimism to Farmers

Rice Update: Firm Market Brings Optimism to Farmers

👤From the Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Dec 1, 2017

The rice market continues to be quiet but upbeat as the market continues to digest the recent positive news of the Iraqi purchase.  Export sales were reported as “off” from the previous reports tonnage, however the current levels are still

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Rice: International Rice Leadership Class Spends Week on the Road

Rice: International Rice Leadership Class Spends Week on the Road

👤By Steve Linscombe, USA Rice Daily 🕔Nov 29, 2017

Earlier this month, the 2017 International Rice Leadership Class visited several rice production operations, processing facilities, and public and private research stations in Nicaragua and Columbia.  Class members met with senior officials from Proarroz, the national rice organization in Nicaragua, and

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Arkansas: Rice Breeding Webinar, Nov. 30

Arkansas: Rice Breeding Webinar, Nov. 30

👤By Bobby Coats, University of Arkansas Professor of Economics 🕔Nov 28, 2017

Joining me for our next University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, Food and Agribusiness Webinar is Dr. Karen Moldenhauer. Professor Moldenhauer is a rice breeder for the University of Arkansas System – Division of Agriculture, located at the Rice

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Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecast Lowered 2.0 Mln Cwt

Rice Outlook: U.S. Export Forecast Lowered 2.0 Mln Cwt

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 17, 2017

This month, USDA fractionally lowered its 2017/18 U.S. rice production forecast to 178.4 million cwt due to a smaller yield. The crop reduction was offset by a higher long-grain import forecast, with total supplies nearly unchanged from the previous forecast.

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Rice Update: Little Market Movement Last Week

Rice Update: Little Market Movement Last Week

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Assocation 🕔Nov 13, 2017

The rice industry seems to have gone back to business as usual this week with very little movement in any of the major components in the market. Asian pricing for the week was sideways with very little change in any

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Global Markets: Rice – Record Trade with Diversifying Suppliers

🕔Nov 9, 2017

In 2017, rice trade is set to hit a new record, with only a slight decline forecast for next year. Import demand is primarily supported by expanding consumption in Africa and the Middle East with growing populations and changing diets.

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WASDE Rice: Projected U.S. Imports Offset Production Decline

WASDE Rice: Projected U.S. Imports Offset Production Decline

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 9, 2017

Total 2017/18 U.S. rice supplies are increased marginally this month to 248.9 million cwt as higher projected imports (primarily Thai fragrant rice) offset slightly lower production. In the November Crop Production report, NASS reduced the 2017/18 U.S. crop size by

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Rice Update: Domestic Cash Market Firm, No Selling Pressure Expected

Rice Update: Domestic Cash Market Firm, No Selling Pressure Expected

👤From The Rice Advocate 🕔Nov 3, 2017

It has on balance been a good week for the rice trade. Export sales remain strong, foreign pricing has been mostly stable, and domestic cash markets are sideways but firm. Aside from the futures market paradox the market has a general positive

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