Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Rice, sponsored by the Southern rice team of Corteva Agriscience. Subscribe OVERVIEW Rain began falling in the middle of the week […]
Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Rice, sponsored by the Southern rice team of Corteva Agriscience. SUBSCRIBE TO AGFAX RICE OVERVIEW More rain has put planting on hold […]
Harvest has nearly wrapped up in the coastal belt of Texas and southwest Louisiana. A shortage of storage capacity is still dragging out some harvest in Texas, and that’s especially the […]
More rice is being drained in the Midsouth as heat pushing the crop along.
The big challenge in many Delta fields is maintaining an adequate flood. High temps and no rain have made that impossible in places.
After all manner of weather delays — either too wet or too dry — a significant portion of the 2018 crop is going to flood this week. Aerial applicators are […]
Hot, dry weather has forced growers into flushing significant acreage in the Midsouth. Temperatures have edged into the 90s now and windy conditions have further pulled out soil moisture.
A wide portion of the Arkansas crop went down. Rice also lodged to varying degrees in Mississippi and northeast Louisiana. Some yield will be lost and quality issues could arise […]
A small amount of harvest started this week in Mississippi and maybe in Arkansas. But rainfall has sidelined combines in places. Rain continues to bedevil farmers in southwest Louisiana. Growers caught a short break in the weather late […]
First rice cut for 2017 in Louisiana, making for an early start. More heading begins in Midsouth.