Rice Market Update: Delta Farmers Playing Catch Up with Planting May 7, 2022

🕔May 7, 2022
We have better-than-expected news coming out of Arkansas after last week’s dismal planting report. Fortunately, the largest rice producing state jumped from 14% planted last week to 40% planted this week, […]

Rice Market: Prices Lower Ahead of Next Week’s WASDE May 7, 2022

🕔May 7, 2022
Some remarkable headway in Monday’s Crop Progress and a favorable weather outlook offered resistance to rice futures this week.  Traders may also be stepping aside ahead of next week’s May 12 WASDE.  […]

Arkansas Rice: Upcoming Week Promising for Planting; Hail Damage to Young Plants May 7, 2022

🕔May 7, 2022
This week has been a mixed bag depending on where you were in the state.  Monday night and Tuesday morning much of the state received rains to stop progress, but […]

Arkansas Rice Breeding Program Piles Up Record Off-Season Sarvest in Puerto Rico May 6, 2022

🕔May 6, 2022
The Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station’s Rice Breeding Program off-season harvest in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico pulled in a record amount of rice breeding materials this year for ongoing […]

Louisiana Rice: Disease Management Considerations May 5, 2022

🕔May 5, 2022
Rice disease development varies due to the variety, or hybrid, you have chosen to plant, the presence of the disease pathogen, and the current environment for that pathogen to develop. […]

Rice Market: Largely Focused on Midsouth Weather, Production May 2, 2022

🕔May 2, 2022
Rice futures put in another good week with new highs in the September contract.  Trading Thursday touched $17.29 with a close at $17.24.  This is the highest trading for the […]

Provisia and Max-Ace Rice and their Herbicides May 2, 2022

🕔May 2, 2022
With our rice planting still on-going, we wanted to remind everyone about the importance of following the herbicide label and rice seed agreements regarding Provisia and Max-Ace rice cultivars.

Arkansas Rice: Weather Allows Huge Leaps in Planting Progress May 2, 2022

🕔May 2, 2022
Weather finally turned in our favor starting mid-week and planting progress actually occurred statewide for the first time all year.  While it’s only a few days, some were able to […]

Rice Market Update: Rain Puts Delta Famers Behind on Planting Apr 30, 2022

🕔Apr 30, 2022
Planting in Arkansas is not going as planned. The weather has been playing an adversarial role this year, preventing typical planting progress. As of April 25th, the USDA Crop Progress report has […]

USA Rice Raises Rail Shipping Concerns to Surface Transportation Board Apr 26, 2022

🕔Apr 26, 2022
Last week, USA Rice submitted comments to the Surface Transportation Board (STB) outlining a number of rail shipping issues impacting the U.S. rice industry and urging the STB to take lasting actions […]

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