Texas Rice: Dr. Mo Way Retires After Stellar Career Mar 12, 2021

🕔Mar 12, 2021
Congratulations to Dr. Michael “Mo” Way on his retirement last month from the Texas A&M AgriLife Beaumont Research and Extension Center after a stellar career spanning 39 years. While his official […]

Rice: Hurricane Laura Hits Hard, Damage Reports Vary Aug 28, 2020

🕔Aug 28, 2020
Since September 2005, Hurricane Rita has been southwest Louisiana’s reference for measuring the severity of weather events.  Yesterday, thanks to Hurricane Laura, this area received a new reference point and […]

Texas Rice: Seeing A New Aphid? Better Call Mo Aug 21, 2020

🕔Aug 21, 2020
Just want to alert you rice farmers and crop consultants to be on the look out for an aphid…English grain aphid. As you probably know, aphids have piercing-sucking mouthparts, like […]

Rice Market Update: Growers Concerned About New Crop Pricing Apr 17, 2020

🕔Apr 17, 2020
As the world continues to adapt to the circumstances of the coronavirus, the rice market has seen very little change of note since the last report. The export sales reporting […]

Texas Rice: Freeze Hits Ratoon; Endigo ZCX; China Rice Nov 19, 2018

🕔Nov 19, 2018
We had our earliest freeze since 1979 in the Texas Rice Belt on November 14! Yes, we even got some snow and sleet, but it is clear now and not […]

Texas Field Reports: Rice Farmers Experiencing Bumper 2018 Aug 28, 2018

🕔Aug 28, 2018
Texas rice farmers are seeing near-record yields of good quality grain and many are considering a second harvest, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Research experts. Dr. Lee Tarpley, AgriLife Research […]

Way on Texas Rice: Water Weevils are Feeding after Surviving the Winter May 31, 2018

🕔May 31, 2018
Here in the Texas Rice Belt we have had a hot, dry May, except for the past week, which has been relatively wet. So far, this has been another unusual, […]

Organic Rice: Texas A&M Plant Pathologist Working with 10 Varieties -Video Jul 19, 2017

🕔Jul 19, 2017
A market niche for organic rice has a potential to yield premium prices for farmers, but it’s more involved than simply planting the seed and forgetting it until harvest time. […]

Mo Way on Texas Rice: Crop Off to Good Start, Keep Watch for Armyworms May 8, 2017

🕔May 8, 2017
Reports from the field in Texas indicate our rice crop is off to a good start. Rainfall has again been above normal but not so much as in 2015 and […]

Texas Rice: Early Planted Rice and Bird Problems Apr 10, 2017

🕔Apr 10, 2017
Well, we are at the beginning of another rice season and I hope the weather cooperates better than the past 2 years. I wanted to plant a couple more blocks […]

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