Arkansas Rice: Flood Time Is Near, Keep Watch for Rice Weevils

🕔May 21, 2018Crop Progress Scattered rainfall across the state this week certainly has things looking up.  Not for everyone though as rain totals ranged from only a few tenths to a few […]

Rice Update: Projected Acres vs Actual Production is the Question

🕔May 18, 2018The rice market has remained very quiet with little movement in either direction since the last report. The major market indicators were muted over the week but were a mixed bag […]

Rice Outlook: U.S. Production Projected at 203.2 Mln Cwt

🕔May 14, 2018The first forecast for the 2018/19 U.S. rice crop pegs production at 203.2 million cwt, up 14 percent from a year earlier, with long grain accounting for most of the […]

Arkansas Rice: Time to Flood? Weather Causing Shifting Management Strategies

🕔May 11, 2018Crop Progress Flush’em if you got’em.  It’s hot, and it’s dry.  The current conditions of highs in the upper 80s to low 90s look to continue until some rain chances […]

Rice Update: New Crop Solid to Bullish with Welcoming Warm Weather

🕔May 11, 2018It has been another slow week in the rice trade with old crop virtually gone and new crop still being too distant to generate much excitement. The general market indicators continue […]

WASDE Rice: Higher Domestic Production, Mostly in Long Grain

🕔May 10, 2018The 2018/19 outlook for U.S. rice is for higher supplies, exports, domestic use, and ending stocks. U.S. all rice production is projected at 203.2 million cwt, up 14 percent from […]

Louisiana: 6 Rice Field Days, May-July

🕔May 7, 2018The LSU AgCenter will hold a series of field days to help rice farmers learn about the latest recommended practices to improve their crop production. Experts will make presentations on […]

Rice Update: Markets Quiet as Planting Pushes Forward

🕔May 4, 2018As stocks dwindle and business slows down a bit, there is little activity to report this week. With a good bit of effort and fighting the weather and field conditions all […]

Mississippi Rice: Cool Temps Mean Crop Is Slow to Emerge

🕔May 4, 2018Spring’s cool temperatures have rice producers playing the waiting game in Mississippi.  The crop is 60 percent planted, but very little of it has emerged, said Bobby Golden, a rice […]

Rice Update: Weather Hampers New Crop Planting

🕔Apr 27, 2018Another quiet week has come and gone in the rice industry as the biggest domestic production hurdle to be addressed for the week seems to be how to get planted. Internationally, […]



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