Rice: Researchers Make 1st Steps Towards More Photosynthesis Efficient Varieties Nov 12, 2020

🕔Nov 12, 2020
An international long-term research collaboration aimed at creating high yielding and water use efficient rice varieties, has successfully installed part of the photosynthetic machinery from maize into rice. “We assembled […]

Rice: Regulators Classify Gene-Edited Varieties as Equivalent to Conventional Oct 19, 2020

🕔Oct 19, 2020
The Healthy Crops team, with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, have used gene editing tools to develop new varieties of disease-resistant rice that regulators in the United […]

Arkansas Rice: New Breeder Joins Research and Extension Center Oct 5, 2020

🕔Oct 5, 2020
Christian De Guzman has joined the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture as an assistant professor and rice breeder at the Rice Research and Extension Center. De Guzman was […]

Louisiana: Row Rice Featured at Virtual Field Day Jul 28, 2020

🕔Jul 28, 2020
Presentations for the virtual northeast Louisiana row rice field day were released July 27, providing farmers with the latest information from LSU AgCenter researchers. The complete event is available online […]

Rice: Blast Resistance Could Be on the Horizon Aug 16, 2019

🕔Aug 16, 2019
Researchers have uncovered an unusual protein activity in rice that can be exploited to give crops an edge in the evolutionary arms race against rice blast disease, a major threat […]

Missouri: Rice Field Day, Glennonville, Aug. 22 Aug 9, 2019

🕔Aug 9, 2019
Research to create new heat-tolerant and herbicide resistant rice strains is being conducted this summer at Southeast Missouri State University’s Rice Research Greenhouse in Malden, Missouri, and at the Missouri […]

Arkansas Rice: Field Day Covers Advances in Breeding, Management Systems Aug 9, 2019

🕔Aug 9, 2019
Visitors 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 […]

Louisiana Rice: Economist Sees Favorable Price Outlook Jun 14, 2019

🕔Jun 14, 2019
An LSU AgCenter economist had good news for rice farmers at the Vermilion Parish rice field day on June 11. “Optimism is high that with recaptured market share in core […]

Louisiana Rice: New Provisia Variety Approved for Release May 24, 2019

🕔May 24, 2019
A new Provisia rice variety recently approved by the LSU AgCenter Rice Variety Release Committee should be available for farmers next year. The new variety, PVL02, is a long-grain variety, […]

Arkansas Rice: UofA Breeding New BASF Lines with Provisia Traits Mar 29, 2019

🕔Mar 29, 2019
The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture will begin breeding new lines of Provisia rice varieties, which uses non-GMO herbicide-resistant traits developed by BASF. The Division of Agriculture and […]

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