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01
Jul
2017
Arkansas Rice Update 7-1-17
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

Arkansas Rice Update Dr. Jarrod Hardke, Dr. Bob Scott, & Scott Stiles July 1, 2017  No. 2017-15                www.uaex.edu/rice Crop Progress “Run, Forrest, Run!”  The majority of the crop has hit the midseason timing in stride. A lot of the rice is not very tall, which is slightly concerning, […]

09
Jun
2017
Soybean Research Verification Program Update for June 9, 2017
Author: Chad Norton, Soybean/Wheat Verification Program Coordinator

By Chad Norton and Chris Elkins, Soybean Research Verification Program Coordinators One more field got planted this week which brings the total to 18. There is one more that should be planted next week. As usual in Arkansas rainfall was very inconsistent, but all fields did receive some rain. Rainfall amounts ranged from .4” in […]

05
Jun
2017
Rice Research Verification Program Update for June 2, 2017
Author: Ralph Mazzanti, Rice Research Verification Coordinator

By Ron Baker and Ralph Mazzanti, Rice Research Verification Program Coordinators South Arkansas:   Eight out of nine fields have gone to flood except for Pulaski County.     According to the DD-50 the final recommended time to apply pre-flood N is (6/6) on the Pulaski County field.  I just got word that they are trying to get […]

03
Jun
2017
Soybean Research Verification Program Update – June 2, 2017
Author: Chad Norton, Soybean/Wheat Verification Program Coordinator

By Chad Norton and Chris Elkins, Soybean Research Verification Program Coordinators Still have two more fields to plant, but can’t seem to miss any rains.  All fields received good rainfall this past week ranging from .33” in Crittenden to 2.93” in Desha. As usual, both dryland fields received the least rainfall. Initial irrigations for early […]

31
May
2017
Food and Agribusiness Webinar Series: Recorded presentations now available
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics The first two recordings of many more yet to come in the Food and Agribusiness Webinar Series are now available. U.S. Rice Supplies Expected to Tighten in 2017/18; U.S. Prices Projected Higher, May 25, 2017 Presenter: Nathan Childs, agricultural economist with USDA’s Economic Research Service.  This webinar focused on USDA’s […]

30
May
2017
Rice Research Verification Program Update for May 26, 2017
Author: Ron Baker, Rice Research Verification Program Coordinator

By Ron Baker and Ralph Mazzanti, Rice Research Verification Program Coordinators South Arkansas:   More rain is threatening this weekend and growers have scrambled to make applications. Three more fields have been sprayed and received N-STaR applications and permanent flood.  Those include Lonoke, Desha, and Clark Counties.  This brings the total to eight out of nine […]

26
May
2017
Soybean Research Verification Program Weekly Update – May 26, 2017
Author: Chris Elkins, Soybean/Wheat Research Verification Program Coordinator

By Chad Norton and Chris Elkins, Soybean Research Verification Program Coordinators Two more fields were planted this week, which brings the total now up to 17.  Rainfall was very sporadic with Prairie receiving .15” to 2.5” at Desha and Lincoln, which pushed initial irrigations for several fields, in south Arkansas, further than 10 days out. […]

23
May
2017
Rice Research Verification Program Update for May 19, 2017
Author: Ron Baker, Rice Research Verification Program Coordinator

By Ron Baker and Ralph Mazzanti, Rice Research Verification Program Coordinators South Arkansas: The Warm temperatures and sunshine has turned fields around struggling from cool wet weather as well as herbicide related issues.  Several fields have received the permanent flood this past week.  Those fields include Lincoln, Prairie and Lafayette Counties. According to the DD-50 […]

22
May
2017
Register now for the May 25 rice webinar
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics, Department of Ag Economics and Agribusiness  On May 25 at 2 pm (CST), we will be hosting a webinar that may be of interest to rice producers and agribusiness industry personnel.  This webinar will focus on USDA’s projections for the 2017/18 U.S. and global rice markets. The main themes: A 10-percent […]

19
May
2017
Arkansas Rice Update 5-19-17
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

Arkansas Rice Update Dr. Jarrod Hardke May 19, 2017  No. 2017-09                www.uaex.edu/rice Crop Progress The Arkansas rice crop was considered 95% planted as of Monday.  There are still a few acres out there to be planted the first time, but many are currently working on replant decisions related […]