Arkansas Rice: Is Titan the New Jupiter? Leaf Blast in 2 Counties

🕔Jun 13, 2018It is a little unusual to see blast in the first week of June (6/6). Leaf blast was detected in Lonoke County last week and this week (6/11) in Randolph […]

Arkansas Rice: Crop Progressing Quickly, Leaf Blast Widespread

🕔Jul 21, 2017Industry News While the news is spreading far and wide, it’s still worth mentioning the signed phytosanitary agreement between the U.S. and China.  This is the first step in opening […]

Arkansas Rice: Scalding Temps Continue; When to Apply Fungicides

🕔Jul 17, 2015Crop Progress Dry and scalding hot. Water use will be at a fever pitch in the coming week.  Next week is expected to bring temperatures in the upper 90s with […]

Mississippi Rice: Leaf Blast – Scouting, Management Considerations

🕔Jul 17, 2015Throughout the 2015 growing season numerous fields of blast-susceptible rice varieties have been observed to contain leaf blast throughout the Delta.

Arkansas Rice: High Night Time Temps, Rice Stink Bugs, More Leaf Blast

🕔Jul 10, 2015Crop Progress The season appears to have made the turn from wet to dry the past week. The extended forecast calls for very hot daytime temperatures and little to no […]

Arkansas Rice: Wet Weekend Expected; Scouting for Blast

🕔Jul 2, 2015Crop Progress Continued favorable weather conditions over the past week look to give way to a rainy 4th of July weekend.  Must of the state is expected to receive heavy […]

Arkansas Rice: Midseason N Recommendations, Heat Has Slowed Blast

🕔Jun 26, 2015Crop Progress It’s been a long, hot week for much of the state with little rainfall since last weekend.  That is expected to change tonight with heavy thunderstorms on the […]

Arkansas Rice: Conditions Favorable for High Speed Crop Development

🕔Jun 19, 2015Crop Progress Much needed rain has hit a large part of eastern Arkansas over the last two days.  However, southeastern Arkansas is still hoping for some irrigation-saving rain.  The extended […]

Texas Rice Update: Rice Water Weevil, Rice Leaf Miner and Leaf Blast

🕔Jun 19, 2015Thanks to Tropical Storm Bill, the Beaumont Center received another deluge of rain—about 6 inches in 2-3 days (June 16-18). For the months of March, April and May, the Beaumont […]

Arkansas Rice: Leaf Blast Verified in 4 Counties

🕔Jun 19, 2015The concerns for blast disease have increased the last three years with wet and cold early spring conditions and as planting dates have been pushed later. This year southern Louisiana […]

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