Arkansas Rice: Mostly Dry, Many Reasons for Discolorations Jul 6, 2021

🕔Jul 6, 2021
Parts of the state received scattered rainfall amounts yesterday mainly in the northeast, which was very welcome by those that caught it.  However, there were more ‘have-nots’ than ‘haves’ with […]

Arkansas Rice: Time to Address Nutrient Management Jun 29, 2021

🕔Jun 29, 2021
It’s finally getting hot and dry and feeling like summer.  Mosquitoes are showing up with a vengeance this week and that topic seems to come up in every phone call.  […]

Arkansas Rice: Rain, Rain, Go Away Jun 14, 2021

🕔Jun 14, 2021
“At some point it can’t get any wetter, it can only get deeper.”  The South half of Arkansas is feeling that statement this week.  Torrential rains struck areas of east-central […]

Arkansas Rice: More Rain Coming, Water Weevil Activity on the Rise Jun 7, 2021

🕔Jun 7, 2021
If we weren’t crazy, we would all go insane.  From this weather that is.  It’s déjà vu all over again, with a similar pattern right now to what we experienced […]

Arkansas Rice: Planting Nearly Complete, Forecast Is Cool, Wet, Overcast Jun 1, 2021

🕔Jun 1, 2021
Despite how wet the spring has been overall, the high winds of the past two weeks have made quick work of any rain that did fall.  Believe it or not […]

Arkansas Rice: Waiting Game Continue, Will There Be More Soybeans? May 7, 2021

🕔May 7, 2021
While the majority of the state stood still for another week, our planting progress did update to 63% (Fig. 1).  This seems to mostly be a catchup on progress from […]

Arkansas Rice: Rain Delays Return Apr 30, 2021

🕔Apr 30, 2021
Following a week of tremendous progress, we’ve had a week of mostly standing still.  Monday’s planting progress report came in at 44% (Fig. 1) which was a nice jump but […]

Rice Market Update: Prices Unaffected by Weak Long-Grain Export Demand Apr 30, 2021

🕔Apr 30, 2021
According to the USDA, rice planted in Arkansas was at 44% complete as of April 25th, which is about 12% behind the normal pace. The other delta states are generally behind […]

Arkansas Rice: Planting Finally Takes Off Apr 27, 2021

🕔Apr 27, 2021
The week everyone has been waiting on finally arrived.  The rain event last Friday (4/16) mostly fizzled out and the majority of the Delta has been able to get up […]

Arkansas Rice: Reduced Chance of Rain May Speed Planting Apr 19, 2021

🕔Apr 19, 2021
Fingers are crossed as today’s (4-15) rain chances and amounts seem to be dwindling.  Monday’s planting progress report had us at 13% planted.  A nice jump that’s behind the 5-year average (23%) […]

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