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Fall armyworms have been showing up in rice in the past few weeks. Most of the calls about this regard rice that is starting to joint, but we also are […]
Arkansas: Upcoming Virtual Field Days Begin Aug. 20 Jul 31, 2020
Rice will lead off a series of online commodity-based field days designed to give Arkansans a first look at the latest University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture research and […]
Growing rice may provide some insulation from the economic impacts of COVID-19 for Arkansas farms, but cotton growers are likely to be harder hit through 2023, according to a model […]
Louisiana Rice Yield Reports, July 17-31, 2020 Jul 31, 2020
Reported Louisiana rice yields July 17-31, 2020. Variety Acres Yield bbl/A bu/A lb/A Cheniere 120 49 177 7,987* XP753 96 54 194 8,748 7501 103 54 194 8,748 PVL02 150 […]
NOAA Drought Outlook Monthly – August Jul 31, 2020
Drought coverage increased across the Great Plains during June. Additional development is likely across the Central to Southern Great Plains during early July, due to little or no rainfall and […]
The rice market has continued to trade sideways in the pre-harvest interval since the last report. Export sales for the week were notably higher than the previous week, but still at […]
Yields remain promising in Texas and southwest Louisiana. Hurricane Hannah delivered plenty of rain to the coastal rice belt and pushed over some rice, but the storm could have been worse.
Drought Monitor Weekly: Very Hot, Mostly Dry Jul 30, 2020
Summary High pressure dominated the southern half of the contiguous U.S. (CONUS) again during this U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) week. Upper-level weather systems tracked across the U.S.-Canadian border, dragging surface […]
Since 1973, US farm program payments follow a process of moving from one regime or plateau to another, with the move occurring in a one to two year period. Two […]