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Rice Update: Acres Down Due to Price and Flooding

Rice Update: Acres Down Due to Price and Flooding

πŸ‘€From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔May 19, 2017

The rice market has been somewhat quieter this week as growers along the Upper Delta are beginning to assess the damage from the flooding and all of the attention has been focused in that area.Β  On balance, it has been

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Rice: U.S. Production Estimates Drastically Reduced

Rice: U.S. Production Estimates Drastically Reduced

πŸ‘€By Michael Klein, USA Rice 🕔May 17, 2017

USA Rice’s World Market Price Subcommittee in Washington, D.C. yesterday to review with U.S. Department of Agriculture officials USDA’s first projections of global rice supply and demand statistics for 2017/2018, including world rice stocks, area and production estimates for the

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Rice Outlook: U.S. Production Projected at 201Mln Cwt

Rice Outlook: U.S. Production Projected at 201Mln Cwt

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 15, 2017

The 2017/18 U.S. rice crop is projected at 201.0 million cwt, a decline of 10 percent from a year earlier, a result of a 16-percent reduction in harvested area. Β In contrast, the average yield is projected at a record 7,716

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Rice Update: Flooding Brings Volatility to Market, WASDE Releases Bullish Report

Rice Update: Flooding Brings Volatility to Market, WASDE Releases Bullish Report

πŸ‘€From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔May 15, 2017

The rice industry has had another active week as conditions remain questionable throughout parts of the U.S. rice growing region and the weather market persists.Β  In the domestic market, very little has happened from a cash pricing standpoint as most

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Global Markets: Rice – Marginal Decline in Production, Rise in Consumption

Global Markets: Rice – Marginal Decline in Production, Rise in Consumption

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

Rice production is forecast marginally below the previous year’s record, with the most significant decline in the United States. Consumption is forecast to rise slightly. Trade is projected up, with import demand rising in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia. U.S.

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WASDE Rice: U.S. Stocks Down on Decreased Long-Grain Production

WASDE Rice: U.S. Stocks Down on Decreased Long-Grain Production

πŸ‘€From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

U.S. 2017/18 all rice production is forecast at 201.0 million cwt, down 23.1 million from the previous year, all on a large reduction in long grain acreage as indicated by the NASS Prospective Plantings survey issued March 31. The forecast

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Rice Update: Widespread Flooding Expected to Have Major Impact on 2017 Crop

Rice Update: Widespread Flooding Expected to Have Major Impact on 2017 Crop

πŸ‘€From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔May 5, 2017

It has been a fast-paced week for the rice industry with the onset of a weather market across most of the rice growing region as well as the firming up of other trade related factors. The biggest news of the

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Rice Market: Global Geopolitical Uncertainties Weigh Heavy on Prices

Rice Market: Global Geopolitical Uncertainties Weigh Heavy on Prices

πŸ‘€By Bobby Coats, University of Arkansas 🕔May 3, 2017

As “Global Geopolitical Uncertainties” intensify, global exporters, especially rice exporters, find themselves facing a historically, post-World War II, unpredictable global business environment, due to economic, social and political change. After years of embracing the globalization model, businesses are now, with

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Arkansas Rice: Planting Over 80% Complete; Time for Weird Problems?

Arkansas Rice: Planting Over 80% Complete; Time for Weird Problems?

πŸ‘€By Jarrod Hardke and Gus Lorenz, University of Arkansas 🕔Apr 21, 2017

Crop Progress Rice planting progress is likely up around 80-85% this week. This is near record progress behind only 2012. Luckily conditions seem very reminiscent of 2012 which turned out to be a boon for growers when they broke the

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Arkansas Rice: Be on Lookout for Black Cutworms; Resistant Barnyardgrass on the Rise

Arkansas Rice: Be on Lookout for Black Cutworms; Resistant Barnyardgrass on the Rise

πŸ‘€By Jarrod Hardke, Bob Scott, and Jason Norsworthy, University of Arkansas 🕔Apr 17, 2017

Rice planting has been rocking and rolling as much of the state missed predicted rainfall this week.Β  We could end up close to 60% planted by the time rainfall is expected on Monday and Tuesday. Due to the warm, dry

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