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 Sorghum: Managing Sugarcane Aphids

🕔Mar 6, 2018Arkansas grain sorghum acreage has varied dramatically over the last few years due to grain prices and more recently due to the threat of sugarcane aphid. In 2017, Arkansas producers […]

Arkansas: Control Winter Weeds Prior to Planting

🕔Feb 23, 2018Heavy rainfall this week has left ample opportunity for time to think and make plans for the upcoming planting season. First to everyone’s mind may be; “what can I spray […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Updated Variety Guide Now Available

🕔Feb 6, 2018The 2017 Soybean Update is now available for download. This publication is provided as an aid in variety selection. Hundreds of soybean varieties are commercially available to growers in Arkansas. […]

Arkansas Rice: Early Acreage Predictions for 2018

🕔Jan 8, 2018How Much Rice in 2018? It’s never too early for an acreage prediction, right?  Based on recent questions that’s the case.  So my middle of winter projection for Arkansas rice […]

Webinar: The Evolution of Hybrid Rice, Jan. 11

🕔Jan 5, 2018Topic: The Evolution of Hybrid Rice Date and Time: Jan 11, 2018 7:00 PM in Central Time Description: In this presentation we will chart the evolution of hybrid rice development starting […]

Arkansas Cotton: County Variety Trial Update

🕔Dec 11, 2017Many producers are in the process of booking seed for next year.  There are several new varieties in new technologies that are worthy of a look. Variety selection is perhaps […]

Arkansas Soybeans: Variety Tolerance Test Against Root-Knot Nematodes

🕔Nov 22, 2017The southern root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) is the most important yield-limiting plant-pathogenic nematode that affects soybean production in the mid-South.  It is found in nearly all soybean producing counties in […]

Arkansas Rice Market Webinar Recording Now Available – Video

🕔Oct 31, 2017The recording of the Oct. 26, 2017 webinar U.S. Rice Market Faces Tighter Supplies and Higher Prices in 2017/18 with Nathan Childs, Agricultural Economist with USDA’s Economic Research Service, is […]

Rice: USDA Announces 2016 PLC Payment Rates

🕔Oct 31, 2017On October 30, 2017 the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) announced the 2016 Price Loss Coverage (PLC) payment rates for Long Grain and Medium Grain Rice.  The Agricultural Act of […]

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