Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Rice, sponsored by the Southern rice team of Corteva Agriscience. Subscribe OVERVIEW Rain continues to create problems. Yet again, planting has […]
More rain was in the forecast in the Midsouth this week. If the forecast plays true, more planting delays are in the cards. How much that affects final acreage remains […]
Here are Arkansas rice reports from our August 17 issue of AgFax Rice. To read the full issue — including reports from Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas — click here. To […]
Harvest has started across a wider part of the Midsouth, although rains in the upper Delta put things on hold.
Heading is moving along on a wider basis in the Midsouth. Our contacts in the Delta continue to talk about how fast the crop has progressed. Harvest approaches in Texas, Louisiana.
If no widespread rain falls soon in Arkansas, farmers with limited pumping capacity will have to decide whether to put water on rice to maintain floods or irrigate soybeans.
Delta rice farmers are flushing fields like crazy – or pushing into an early flood. Texas growers are scrambling to put water on fields. In Texas, demand for water taxes […]
Persistent rains have kept combines out of the field in both coastal and Midsouth rice. More rain in the forecast, too.
While rice harvest has started in Texas, any progress there or in southwest Louisiana have been hampered by too much rain.
At least a bit more rice is being planted in the Midsouth. Rice prices strengthened lately, which may have prompted a few more growers to stick seed in the ground. […]