Arkansas Rice Breeding Program Piles Up Record Off-Season Sarvest in Puerto Rico May 6, 2022

🕔May 6, 2022
The Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station’s Rice Breeding Program off-season harvest in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico pulled in a record amount of rice breeding materials this year for ongoing […]

Arkansas Rice: UofA Breeders Release 2 New Conventional Lines Jan 28, 2022

🕔Jan 28, 2022
Rice breeders with the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station have developed two new conventional rice varieties that outperform their predecessors in yield potential. Both new rice varieties, a medium-grain and a […]

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 […]

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