Arkansas Rice: Points Of Concern – Diseases, Stink Bugs

🕔Jul 7, 2017“Raindrops keep falling on my head.” B.J. Thomas must have been talking about 2017 in that big hit. It just keeps falling. The rain, itself, is certainly no problem and […]

Louisiana Rice: Disease Showing Up – Time for Fungicides

🕔Jun 1, 2017Continual rainfall in the past few days has farmers worried about disease problems in their rice crop, an LSU AgCenter plant pathologist said at rice field days held in Jefferson […]

Arkansas Rice: Rain Creating More Late Season Disease Problems

🕔Aug 20, 2016Sheath Blight Sheath blight still continues to move up in untreated fields likely causing some late season damage. You may be seeing heavy production of sclerotia by the fungus as […]

Louisiana Rice: Ready For Sheath Blight?

🕔Jun 17, 2016Over the past 10 days, we have seen a lot of rain across the state, and if it was not raining, it was humid and overcast. These are perfect conditions […]

Rice: Research May Lead Control for Blast Disease

🕔Dec 22, 2015In a “clash of the microbes,” University of Delaware plant scientists are uncovering more clues critical to disarming a fungus that is the number one killer of rice plants. The […]

Arkansas: Agriculture Field Day, Pine Bluff, Sept. 17

🕔Aug 28, 2015The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Agriculture Field Day will be Thursday, Sept. 17, at the UAPB Agriculture Research Station on Oliver Road, off University Drive. The field day […]

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 […]

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