Texas Rice: Freeze Hits Ratoon; Endigo ZCX; China Rice

🕔Nov 19, 2018We had our earliest freeze since 1979 in the Texas Rice Belt on November 14! Yes, we even got some snow and sleet, but it is clear now and not […]

Farm Finances Stressed: Lenders Helping, But Wary – DTN

🕔Nov 19, 2018Cash flow is a growing problem in farm country, and nearly all of the bankers that spoke with DTN at a recent conference said there’s some part of their portfolio […]

AgFax Weekend: Bt Corn Resistance | Farm Bill Chatter

🕔Nov 16, 2018In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Bt Corn Resistance | Farm Bill Chatter | and more.  

U.S. Rice Market: Rain, Cold, Snow Impedes Final Harvest in Some Areas

🕔Nov 16, 2018The export sales report for the week noted a large (percentage wise) decrease from the previous week’s volume. From a practical standpoint, the actual tonnage sold was within what would normally […]

Seasonal Drought Outlook – Dec., Jan., Feb.

🕔Nov 16, 2018Heavy precipitation during the past 30-days resulted in significant drought reduction from the Rocky Mountain states eastward to the Atlantic Coast, western Washington state, the southern Intermountain region, and a […]

Dossett on Rice: Long Way to Planting Time – Anticipate Price Shifts

🕔Nov 16, 2018Rice prices in India have settled back down after a big jump on November 9-13. There is concern that Iran’s imports are down 4.2% from March to Oct. Their exporters are […]

Mississippi: 20 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

🕔Nov 16, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 20 Mississippi counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers who suffered losses due to rainfall and flooding that occurred April 1 through June 30, 2018, […]

Arkansas: 2 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Floods

🕔Nov 16, 2018Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated two Arkansas counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Greene and Mississippi counties who suffered losses due to excessive rain that occurred from Aug. […]

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Prices on the Rise

🕔Nov 15, 2018Retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the first week of November show the continued trend of higher prices. Anhydrous prices increased 6%, the most significant price move this week. […]

Clock Ticking on Farm Bill Talks – DTN

🕔Nov 15, 2018Time is running short for farm bill negotiators to wrap up their work and complete the legislation for floor debates and a final vote this year, the chairman of the […]

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