Rice: Arkansas Approves Resolution to Establish Identity, Protect Consumers

🕔Mar 20, 2018Governor Hutchinson signed Senate Concurrent Resolution 1 Monday, which outlines how the State Senate and the House of Representatives will work on legislation to establish a standard of identity for rice using the common understanding […]

Arkansas Field Reports: Limited Corn Planting Begins

🕔Mar 20, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 18, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Berni Kurz, Washington County “Last weeks mid to low 20 degree temperatures […]

Louisiana Field Reports: Planting Underway as Fields Dry

🕔Mar 20, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 18, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Mark Carriere, Pointe Coupee Parish “Certain areas of the parish were starting […]

Rice Webinar: Baseline Projects and Global Trade, March 22

🕔Mar 20, 2018Dr. Nathan Childs will present both the domestic and global 10-year baseline forecasts for rice. For the U.S., he will focus on area, yield, production, trade, use, stocks, and prices […]

U.S. Rice, Other Crops Hit by EU Tariffs Reacting to Trump Tariffs on Metals – DTN

🕔Mar 19, 2018U.S. rice, cranberries, sweet corn, orange juice, kidney beans, peanut butter, tobacco and whiskey are among the agricultural products listed by the European Union to face retaliatory tariffs in Europe […]

Rice Trade: U.S. Industry Stands to Lose from Trump Tariffs

🕔Mar 19, 2018The U.S. rice industry could suffer from retaliatory tariffs in response to proposed steel and aluminum import tariffs, according to a study released last week by economists at the University […]

Rice Update: All Eyes on USDA Prospective Plantings Report

🕔Mar 16, 2018Another slow week has passed in the rice market with very little news to report at this time. Cash markets remain very quiet as there is little left to trade, particularly […]

Dossett On Rice: Indian Market In Flux, U.S. Ponders Planting Intentions

🕔Mar 16, 2018Cash Market Rice prices in India are trading between $408-412 for 5% broken. It is really exciting to see the wild fluctuations day to day in India. This has been […]

Crop Insurance: Premium Subsidy and Insured U.S. Acres

🕔Mar 16, 2018Cost of Federal Crop Insurance is an on-going farm policy issue. President Trump proposed several changes to reduce its cost in his Fiscal Year 2019 budget. The changes include reducing […]

Mississippi: Row Rice Results from 2017

🕔Mar 15, 2018Producing rice in a “rowed-up” manner as other row crops such as corn, soybean, and cotton was a foreign concept just a couple of years ago. Row rice or furrow […]

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