Arkansas Rice: Harvest Remains Positive; False Smut Concerns

🕔Sep 13, 2019Yield conversations remain more positive than negative. Always a good sign the deeper we move into harvest. The weather continues to hold and it appears the latest disturbance in the […]

Arkansas Rice: Yield Trends, Estimating Combine Losses

🕔Sep 7, 2019Yields are rolling in a little more this week. The southern part of the state is much further along overall. From I-40 north, things are really just starting good. Overall […]

Arkansas Rice: Managing Stink Bugs in Late Fields, Weeds on Prevented Plant Ground

🕔Aug 23, 2019Application Timing for Rice Stink Bug in Late Rice Over the past week we have gotten multiple calls about some growers not wanting to spray for rice stink bug in […]

Arkansas Rice: Early Yields Mixed; Don’t Drain Too Early

🕔Aug 23, 2019Harvest Progress Initial yield reports have been mixed. The general idea is that yields are down some from last year, which was expected considering that exceptional crop. Some lower yields […]

Arkansas Rice: Harvest Starts, Cautionary Notes On Acephate

🕔Aug 16, 2019Rice harvest 2019 is underway. That’s not to say it’s running full speed ahead, but we’re beginning. By now, about 10% of our rice should have reached 20% grain moisture […]

Rice – Arkansas Harvest Starts, Coastal Yields Still Lag – AgFax

🕔Aug 15, 2019Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Rice, sponsored by the Southern rice team of Corteva Agriscience. Subscribe OVERVIEW Rice harvest continues in the coastal belt of Texas […]

Arkansas: Soy Acres Lowest in 5 Decades; Cotton Continues Expansion

🕔Aug 13, 2019Arkansas’ soybean acreage has dropped to its lowest point since 1960, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service crops resurvey figures released Monday. When NASS released its June 30 acreage […]

Arkansas Rice: Considering A Ratoon Crop? Points To Consider

🕔Aug 11, 2019Several people have asked about the feasibility of transitioning some of this earliest maturing rice into a ratoon crop. Here are a few guidelines to use based on: Limited research […]

Arkansas Rice: Field Day Covers Advances in Breeding, Management Systems

🕔Aug 9, 2019Visitors got a first look at advanced hybrid rice breeding lines and furrow-irrigated rice research plots at a Rice Research and Extension Center field day Aug. 2. The field day […]

Rice: Yield Reports Trickle In From SW Louisiana – AgFax

🕔Aug 1, 2019Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Rice, sponsored by the Southern rice team of Corteva Agriscience. Subscribe OVERVIEW Harvest progressed only slightly in the coastal rice belt […]

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