Arkansas Rice: Midseason Nitrogen Timing, Scouting for Leaf Blast Jun 25, 2022

🕔Jun 25, 2022
Who needs a little relief from this heat wave?  That was a rhetorical question.  The rice is loving it, so long as you can keep the water to it.  It […]

Arkansas Rice: Time to Scout for Root Health Jun 22, 2022

🕔Jun 22, 2022
Often the effect of iron sulfide and hydrogen sulfide toxicity cause black coating and root rot in some soil types. The problem may start as early as a couple of […]

Arkansas Rice: Herbicide Max Use Rates and Cut-Off Timings Jun 18, 2022

🕔Jun 18, 2022
A large portion of the rice in the state is now reaching or already at flood and moving into reproductive growth stages.  As a result, it’s important to remember cut-off […]

Arkansas Rice: Watching for Post-Flood Potassium Deficiency Jun 18, 2022

🕔Jun 18, 2022
Much of the rice in the state has now gone to flood, and the majority of remaining acres will be getting there quickly.  A common issue that we see every […]

Arkansas Rice: Delayed Phytotoxicity Syndrome; Water Weevil Activity Is Booming Jun 18, 2022

🕔Jun 18, 2022
We’re having a heat wave, a tropical heat wave.  Close the door, you’re letting the bought air out. So we talked last week about wanting to go fast, but maybe […]

Arkansas Wheat: Estimated Costs for Harvesting Jun 16, 2022

🕔Jun 16, 2022
Wheat harvest is underway in Arkansas.  According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), 15 percent of the state’s wheat had been harvested as of June 5, 2022. The previous […]

Arkansas Rice: Time to Give It the Gas; Tips on Preflood Nitrogen Management Jun 13, 2022

🕔Jun 13, 2022
If you’re tired of the weather curveballs this spring (and this week), you’re about to get straight gas next week.  Overall, the rice crop seems to be enjoying the mild […]

Arkansas Rice: More Fits Than Starts; Water Weevil Activity Increases Jun 4, 2022

🕔Jun 4, 2022
Well, the southern half or more of the state got more rain than they bargained for this week.  I think we were all expecting around a half inch of rain, […]

Arkansas Rice: Nitrogen Management, Preparing for Flood/Irrigation May 28, 2022

🕔May 28, 2022
Survey says – 90% planted.  Given the rain events last Saturday and then again Tuesday/Wednesday, we more or less jumped to 100% planted without dropping a seed.  Of course, there […]

Rice Market: Wild Trade with Large Ranges May 23, 2022

🕔May 23, 2022
“WILD” best describes this week’s trading in the rice market.  As of Thursday’s close, the week’s trading range for the September contract had been $1.28/cwt.  The week started with relatively […]

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