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Rice Update: World Supply/Demand Report Gives Optimism to a Difficult Market

Rice Update: World Supply/Demand Report Gives Optimism to a Difficult Market

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Aug 11, 2017

It has been another mundane week in the rice industry from a marketing standpoint.  The only significant news of note was the issuance of the monthly WASDE report by USDA which shed some additional light on the state of the

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U.S. Rice Producers Celebrate Chinese Protocol Signing – Commentary

U.S. Rice Producers Celebrate Chinese Protocol Signing – Commentary

👤From the U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jul 20, 2017

After years of delays, the agreement permitting US rice exports to China has been signed. USDA announced this morning that the protocol was signed yesterday (July 19) during bi-lateral trade meetings being held this week in Washington DC. As we

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Rice Update: Market in ‘Wait and See’ Mode as Harvest Nears

Rice Update: Market in ‘Wait and See’ Mode as Harvest Nears

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jul 7, 2017

This week the market remains in what is described as a wait and see mode from the farmers. While bids of $11.50 cwt in the south and $5.00 bu further north are indicated from the buyers, there is a resistance

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Rice Update: Market Pulls Back, Bullish Potential Remains

Rice Update: Market Pulls Back, Bullish Potential Remains

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jun 23, 2017

The rice market has taken a bit of a breather since last week’s report as many of the underlying market factors have become less positive during the interim.  Weekly export sales were off very significantly from last weeks’ values. There

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Rice Update: New Rice Crop Acreage a Big Question Mark​

Rice Update: New Rice Crop Acreage a Big Question Mark​

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jun 16, 2017

Weather has become less of a concern in rice country as the conditions across the U.S. rice growing region have improved significantly since the last report.  From a grower’s perspective, marketing conditions have made notable inroads as well.  Much has

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Rice Update: Uncertainty in Extent of Flood Damage Keeps Market on Its Toes

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔Jun 2, 2017

For the third week in a row the weather continues to dominate the fundamentals in the rice market’s pricing complex.  Uncertainty arising from the amount of damage from the flooding in the Upper Delta region has kept the market on

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Rice Update: Weather Becoming Less Influential as Flood Losses Become More Apparent

Rice Update: Weather Becoming Less Influential as Flood Losses Become More Apparent

👤From The Rice Advocate, U.S. Rice Producers Association 🕔May 26, 2017

The rice market has continued to thrive under the current conditions, although many growers in farm country are not able to say the same.  Weather is still the underlying force influencing the market at this time but in some areas

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Rice Update: Acres Down Due to Price and Flooding

Rice Update: Acres Down Due to Price and Flooding

👤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.  On balance, it has been

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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

👤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.  In the domestic market, very little has happened from a cash pricing standpoint as most

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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

👤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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