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

🕔Jan 23, 2019More 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, 2019The 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, 2018Research 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, 2018Dr. 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, 2018A 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, 2017Rice 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 […]

Fortified Rice Study Paves the Way for More Use in Humanitarian Programs

🕔Mar 17, 2017Last week the World Food Programme (WFP) released a much-anticipated study on rice fortification that should pave the way for greater use of fortified rice in U.S. Agency for International […]

Arkansas Rice: New Conventional Varieties Look Promising in Preliminary Trials

🕔Oct 24, 2016Diamond and Titan, conventional long- and medium-grain rice varieties developed by the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, should offer strong yields and other advantages to growers, according to […]

Arkansas: Stuttgart is the Global Center of Rice Research

🕔Sep 30, 2016The Agricultural Research Service’s (ARS) Dale Bumpers National Rice Research Center in Stuttgart, Arkansas, is well positioned–literally and figuratively–to support the production, harvest, and public enjoyment of this versatile and […]

Arkansas Rice: Researchers, Industry Share Information at Annual Meeting

🕔May 27, 2016A new initiative to share scientific knowledge with rice processing industries was announced during the annual Rice Processing Program Industry Alliance Meeting here. Hosted by the University of Arkansas System […]

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