Arkansas Rice: Start Scouting for Hydrogen Sulfide Toxicity Jun 14, 2019

    🕔Jun 14, 2019
    If you have fields with a history of hydrogen sulfide toxicity which led to a condition called autumn decline as in Figure 1 and 2, you need to begin scouting […]

    Arkansas Rice: Fungicide Seed Treatments – Pay Attention to Field History May 17, 2019

    🕔May 17, 2019
    Field history is a major factor when considering using fungicide seed treatments. If your field has a history of seed rot and seedling diseases (mostly blight and seedling death), it […]

    Arkansas Rice: Drain Timing; 1st Fields Nearing Harvest Aug 3, 2018

    🕔Aug 3, 2018
    Crop Progress “It’s not so much the heat, it’s the humidity.”  But seriously, that describes current conditions.  Temperatures are pretty nice, but the humidity is keeping it a little miserable […]

    Arkansas Rice: Improved Weather Hopeful for Grain Fill; Isolated Hail Damage Jul 30, 2018

    🕔Jul 30, 2018
    Crop Progress “Pretty good.  Not bad.  I can’t complain.  But actually, everything is just about the same.”  We’re holding steady as another week goes by and rice rolls along.  Scattered […]

    Arkansas Rice: Bacterial Panicle Blight – 7 Common Questions Jul 27, 2018

    🕔Jul 27, 2018
    1. Can I scout for bacterial panicle blight? No. But monitoring your field for bacterial panicle blight would help you know if it prevailed and thus be helpful in determining seed […]

    Arkansas Rice: Crop 50% Heading; Conditions Ripe for Disease Development Jul 24, 2018

    🕔Jul 24, 2018
    Crop Progress “It never rains in Southern California.”  That song came on just as we were getting some of the first measurable rainfall in weeks.  Just wait a while and […]

    Arkansas Rice: 8 Q&A on Kernel Smut, False Smut Jul 18, 2018

    🕔Jul 18, 2018
    Hybrid Rice 1. I have my fields planted with hybrid rice this year. They were all planted early in the last week of April. Do I need any fungicide application […]

    Arkansas Rice: Too Much Heat, Too Little Water – Disease Questions Jul 17, 2018

    🕔Jul 17, 2018
    Crop Progress “Hey hey, my my, rock n’ roll will never die.”  It’s Friday the 13th and there’s bad news to report – go figure.  Mainly we’re talking about heat […]

    Arkansas Rice: Blast Disease – 10 Common Questions Jul 17, 2018

    🕔Jul 17, 2018
    Leaf blast (Figure 1) is one of the most important blast disease in rice. It can start early at tillering in vegetative stages. Neck and panicle blast (Figure 2) can […]

    Arkansas Rice: Weather Concerns, Disease Difficulties, Boot N Applications Jul 6, 2018

    🕔Jul 6, 2018
    Crop Progress “If we weren’t all crazy, we would go insane.”  Jimmy Buffett knows rice folks well.  The time to get out and scout is in the worst time of […]


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