Arkansas: Rice Planned Acreage Increases, Falls Short of Analysts’ Expectations Apr 1, 2020

🕔Apr 1, 2020
Arkansas growers intend to plant about 1.39 million acres of rice in 2020, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture report released Tuesday. The acreage is a rebound from 2019’s […]

Arkansas Rice: Use the DD50 Management Program to Stay Ahead in 2020 Mar 27, 2020

🕔Mar 27, 2020
Each year I’m surprised at the number of producers not currently using the DD50 Rice Management Program on their farms.  This program is designed to take much of the guesswork […]

Arkansas Rice: Planting Stalls In Rain, Shades Of 2019? Mar 26, 2020

🕔Mar 26, 2020
Everyone seems to be getting their fill of alone time and family time with the current state of things. We hope to get growers into their isolation pods, I mean […]

Arkansas Rice: How Many Intended Acres? Mar 13, 2020

🕔Mar 13, 2020
There’s a lot going on in the world right now beyond rice, but here we are still trying to get a crop started before long. Hopefully the start and finish […]

Arkansas Rice: Growers Keep Eye Out for Dry Window Feb 14, 2020

🕔Feb 14, 2020
When it comes to deciding between planting rice, soybean or other crops in 2020, it’s not just a question of markets and futures contracts. For many growers, it’s a question […]

Arkansas Rice: Better Days Ahead in 2020 Jan 17, 2020

🕔Jan 17, 2020
While 2019 was doom and gloom for rice producers, 2020 may be the year of the rebound for the state’s largest agricultural export, with total rice acreage expected to increase […]

Arkansas: Cotton, Rice Harvests Beat the Cold; Fruit May Suffer Nov 14, 2019

🕔Nov 14, 2019
After a mild weekend of sunny skies and temperatures in the high 50s, much of Arkansas found itself dealing with widespread rains and falling mercury throughout Monday. Tuesday, the state […]

Arkansas Rice: Harvest Heads Toward Finish, Growers Enjoy High Market Prices Oct 1, 2019

🕔Oct 1, 2019
The “store and hold” strategy employed by many rice growers in 2018 has finally paid off, as rice prices rallied in 2019, hinging largely on record prevented planting acreage and […]

Arkansas Cotton, Rice: Overnight Storms May Slow Harvest Sep 26, 2019

🕔Sep 26, 2019
Heavy wind and rain that blew across much of northeastern Arkansas and surrounding areas Wednesday night and Thursday morning will likely impact both rice and cotton harvests, as growers try […]

Arkansas Rice: Harvest Remains Positive; False Smut Concerns Sep 13, 2019

🕔Sep 13, 2019
Yield 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 […]

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