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 […]

Louisiana: Rice Research Board Adds Funds to AgCenter Endowed Super Chair Nov 12, 2020

🕔Nov 12, 2020
The Louisiana Rice Research Board has provided an additional $500,000 earmarked for an endowed super chair in the LSU AgCenter, bringing the total to $3 million to help fund research. […]

Arkansas Rice: $324K Grant to Examine New Weed Management Tactics Oct 23, 2020

🕔Oct 23, 2020
A team led by Tommy Butts, extension weed scientist for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, will be exploring new ways to manage herbicide-resistant weeds in row rice […]

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 […]

Rice: Crop Breeders Build Yield, Market for High-Protein Varieties Jan 23, 2019

🕔Jan 23, 2019
More than 750 million people don’t get enough nutrients from their food. More than two-thirds of those people live in places that consume a lot of rice. Can rice bred […]

Louisiana Rice Research Board Gives $1Mln to Fund LSU AgCenter Research Chair Jan 11, 2019

🕔Jan 11, 2019
The Louisiana Rice Research Board has given $1 million to fund an academic chair dedicated for rice research in the LSU AgCenter. The presentation was made on Jan. 9 at […]

Rice Research: University of Arkansas Scientist’s Gene Editing Recognized Internationally Sep 7, 2018

🕔Sep 7, 2018
Research published by a University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture scientist has been recognized by an international publisher for its high-impact potential.   Vibha Srivastava, professor of crop, soil and […]

Mississippi: Rice Research – What’s in the Works? – Podcast Aug 17, 2018

🕔Aug 17, 2018
Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, and Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist with the MSU Delta Research and Extension Center sit down to visit with Dr. Steve […]

Rice: UA Amps Up the Research – Yield Loss and High Nighttime Temps Aug 3, 2018

🕔Aug 3, 2018
A research greenhouse formally opened Thursday further enables efforts by University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture to stem rice yield loss after milling due to high nighttime temperatures.    Jay […]

Arkansas Rice: Researchers Add Gene Editing to Breeding Toolbox Aug 2, 2017

🕔Aug 2, 2017
Rice scientists are developing advanced gene editing tools for the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture crop breeding toolbox. Rice breeders today develop improved varieties from genetic breeding stock […]

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