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28
May
2016
Arkansas Rice Update 5-28-16
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

Arkansas Rice Update Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Mike Hamilton, & Dr. Yeshi Wamishe May 27, 2016  No. 2016-11                www.uaex.edu/rice Crop Progress Beware the Ides of Midseason.  Now that it’s time to fertilize and flood, it seems the weather is going to start working against us.  More on that in […]

24
Mar
2016
Strike the right balance to reduce rice diseases in 2016
Author: Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Plant Pathologist

By Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Pathologist Matching variety with field: Disease management starts long before going to the field to plant rice. To maximize productivity with minimum risk, knowing the history of your field and using the right variety for the field is essential.. Often this may mean planting more than one or two varieties on […]

23
Mar
2016
Causes of seed rots and seedling diseases in rice
Author: Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Plant Pathologist

By Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Pathologist CAUSES OF SEED ROTS Seeds from storage may carry seed rotting microbes. These microbes may have been carried into the storage from fields in the previous season. Moreover, secondary infection can also be caused from soil or water. Certain environmental conditions such as puddled spots also favor seed rotting. […]

05
Nov
2015
Field responses of commercial rice cultivars
Author: Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Plant Pathologist

By Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Pathologist Managing rice diseases begins with knowing a cultivar’s level of susceptibility.  The cultivar-by-disease reaction table below shows the disease information gathered from fields across Arkansas and some from other rice-producing states in The South.  Cells with no values do not imply resistance. Fungicides are not the only answer to managing […]

21
Aug
2015
Arkansas Rice Update 8-21-15
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

August 21, 2015                         No. 2015-25 Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Dr. Gus Lorenz, Scott Stiles, & Dr. Yeshi Wamishe Crop Overview Harvest continues to pick up speed in the southern half of the state.  Unfortunately yield reports have yet to pick up along with it.  The general consensus seems to be that yield numbers are running in […]

14
Aug
2015
Arkansas Rice Update 8-14-15
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

August 14, 2015                         No. 2015-24 Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Dr. Gus Lorenz, Scott Stiles, & Dr. Yeshi Wamishe Crop Overview No update last week with the Rice College Training and Rice Expo going on.  Thanks to all who turned out for those events. Rice harvest has begun on a limited basis in the south and central […]

03
Aug
2015
Tips for managing kernel and false smut in rice
Author: Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Plant Pathologist

By Yeshi Wamishe, Extension Rice Pathologist Both kernel and false smut are severe in late planted susceptible rice. Under favorable conditions most of rice cultivars are susceptible including hybrid rice. Fields with history and excessive nitrogen are more prone to smuts. Triazole fungicides containing Propiconazole (Tilt equivalents) are still preventative options. Kernel smut is more […]

31
Jul
2015
Arkansas Rice Update 7-31-15
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

July 31, 2015                              No. 2015-23 Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Scott Stiles, & Dr. Yeshi Wamishe Crop Progress It’s a good indication of the recent high temperatures when 91 degrees feels like a cold snap.  The greatest thing about our current weather change isn’t just the reduced daytime temps making it easier on us, but the reduced […]

24
Jul
2015
Arkansas Rice Update 7-24-15
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

July 24, 2015                              No. 2015-22 Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Scott Stiles, & Dr. Yeshi Wamishe Crop Progress We’re now at about 14 consecutive days with nighttime temperatures of 75+ degrees.  It looks like we’ll reach 20 days before we see any relief.  The best news at the moment is that the current forecast indicates that in […]

17
Jul
2015
Arkansas Rice Update 7-17-15
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

July 17, 2015                              No. 2015-21 Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Dr. Gus Lorenz, Scott Stiles, & Dr. Yeshi Wamishe Crop Progress Dry and scalding hot.  Water use will be at a fever pitch in the coming week.  Next week is expected to bring temperatures in the upper 90s with some 100 degree days next weekend. Last week’s […]