Louisiana Rice: Planting Eases Into Gear

🕔Mar 15, 2018A limited amount of rice has been planted in Louisiana prior to this week. I would estimate that less than 5% of the acreage in the southwest part of the […]

Arkansas Rice: Seeding Rates, Burndown Recommendations

🕔Mar 13, 2018The March is On… “How high’s the water papa?”  I don’t know about you but I’m over the rainfall this winter.  February was reportedly the wettest on record, at least […]

Arkansas Rice: Problems in the Field; Planting Dates and Replants

🕔May 19, 2017Crop Progress The Arkansas rice crop was considered 95% planted as of Monday.  There are still a few acres out there to be planted the first time, but many are […]

Arkansas Rice: Planting Surges Ahead of 5-Year Average; Growers Hope to Avoid Rainfall Woes

🕔Apr 28, 2017Even in the best of years, the need for “just enough, not too much” rainfall is a tough tightrope to walk for row crop farmers throughout Arkansas and beyond. But […]

Rice: Rains Might Trim Acres Off Final Delta Planting – AgFax

🕔Apr 27, 2017With recent slippage in rice prices, some growers in the Delta states may throw in the towel and plant soybeans once they can move into the field again.

Rice: Planting Nearly Finished Through Midsouth – Horizon Ag News

🕔Apr 27, 2017South Louisiana and Texas It has been a quiet two weeks since the last report. Things have been moving along well with a lot of rice gone to flood and […]

Arkansas Rice: Planting Over 80% Complete; Time for Weird Problems?

🕔Apr 21, 2017Crop Progress Rice planting progress is likely up around 80-85% this week. This is near record progress behind only 2012. Luckily conditions seem very reminiscent of 2012 which turned out […]

Rice Planting Underway Across Southern Belt – Horizon Ag

🕔Apr 13, 2017South Louisiana and Texas Planting in both Louisiana and Texas is starting to wind down. I would say we are around 85% planted in Louisiana and a little more than […]

Arkansas Rice: What to Plant with Limited Seed; Controlling Resistant Sedge

🕔Apr 10, 2017Crop Progress Through today (4/8) Arkansas has around 30% of rice acres planted throughout the state.  The warm, windy conditions are drying out many locations that have been unable to […]

Arkansas Rice Seed is Going in the Ground

🕔Apr 3, 2017Rice planting in Arkansas has begun in earnest, as growers in the nation’s top rice-producing state seed their fields beneath dark skies and intermittent rains.   Jarrod Hardke, rice agronomist […]

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