Louisiana Rice: Bird-Repellent — Rebate, Update On Headed Rice Label

🕔Mar 15, 2018Predation of rice seed by birds is problematic in Louisiana rice annually. Typically, we see the highest bird pressure in rice planted south of I-10. In 2017, we also saw […]

World Rough Rice Prices Up for the Week

🕔Mar 14, 2018The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation today announced the following prevailing world market prices of milled and rough rice, adjusted for U.S. milling yields and location, and the resulting […]

Ag Economy: Farmers Still Caught in Economic Squeeze

🕔Mar 13, 2018A news release last week from the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri indicated that, “The latest analysis of national and global agricultural trends from […]

Webinar: International Rice Outlook 2017-2027, March 15

🕔Mar 13, 2018This week’s webinar will feature Dr. Alvaro Durand-Morat, Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness at the University of Arkansas.  He will give an overview of the International […]

Arkansas Rice: Seeding Rates, Burndown Recommendations

🕔Mar 13, 2018The March is On… “How high’s the water papa?”  I don’t know about you but I’m over the rainfall this winter.  February was reportedly the wettest on record, at least […]

Arkansas Rice: New Aromatic Variety Available from U of A

🕔Mar 12, 2018ARoma 17, a new aromatic long-grain rice from the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, offers exceptional rough rice yields with good milling yields. Aromatic rices are fragrant varieties […]

Global Markets: Rice – Global Trade Hits Record with Shifting Suppliers

🕔Mar 9, 2018Paraguay Emerges as Rice Exporter, Shifting Trade Flows in South America and Beyond Over the past decade, Paraguay’s rice production has quadrupled, driving it to find export opportunities. Accordingly, its […]

Rice Market: Speculation Continues Over Possible Correction

🕔Mar 9, 2018Farmers across the South are gearing up to take advantage of weather opportunities and get the new crop planted.   EXPORT SALES The weekly export sales report indicated total sales for […]

Arkansas: Tune Up Field Equipment Before Planting

🕔Mar 9, 2018As winter begins its bumpy transition to spring throughout Arkansas, many producers are readying to prep their fields for planting season. Before the hour is at hand, however, be sure […]

Dossett on Rice: Overbought – Time for a Correction

🕔Mar 9, 2018Cash Market Rice prices in India have continued to fluctuate. They are $412 for White 5% Broken. Up one week, down the next.   We are seeing the end to the […]

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