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 […]

Arkansas Corn: What Are Yield Expectations of May Planted Crops? Apr 27, 2022

🕔Apr 27, 2022
Across much of Arkansas, rainfall in March and April has delayed corn planting.  Driving across the state some areas have a fair amount of corn that was planted in a […]

Arkansas Corn: Crop Insurance Planting Dates Apr 27, 2022

🕔Apr 27, 2022
Lingering cold weather and frequent rains have delayed corn planting in Arkansas.  As of April 24, USDA-NASS estimated that 35% of Arkansas’ intended corn acres had been planted.  This lags […]

Arkansas Rice: Residual Herbicides and Wet Ground Apr 23, 2022

🕔Apr 23, 2022
Rain, rain, go away, come again another day!  Our wet conditions continue to bog down our rice progress so far in 2022, and with that hinder our weed control efforts […]

Arkansas Rice: More Rain Delays; Yield Potential by Planting Date Apr 23, 2022

🕔Apr 23, 2022
If you don’t have anything nice to say, you can sit next to me.  The mid-week rain brought even more than we bargained for, eliminating most all chances of planting […]

Arkansas Rice: Prevented Planting Decisions Apr 20, 2022

🕔Apr 20, 2022
With heavy rainfall this week and more expected over the weekend, discussions surrounding running into prevented planting have started to pick up.  While for rice we still have until May […]

Arkansas Rice: Slow Planting Progress; When to Combine Insecticide Seed Treatments Apr 19, 2022

🕔Apr 19, 2022
Some small victories found for a few days this week as rain held off in some areas longer than expected to find more planting opportunity.  However, this was still very […]

Arkansas Rice: Very Little Planting Progress Apr 9, 2022

🕔Apr 9, 2022
So close, and yet so far away.  Very little progress to speak of yet again this week after more rainfall events.  As usual, amounts were variable depending on where you […]

Rice: #Plant22 Has Begun Apr 8, 2022

🕔Apr 8, 2022
Rice planting is well underway in southwest Louisiana and Texas.  However, the crop is progressing slowly due to a variety of factors. “We are approximately 75 percent planted,” said Wayne Hensgen […]

Arkansas Rice: Another Slow Start? Apr 5, 2022

🕔Apr 5, 2022
I don’t that anyone has sounded particularly excited about getting started planting this year, but here we are.  Officially as of last Monday, Arkansas had 1% of rice acres planted.  […]

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