The 2014 Arkansas Rice Quick Facts are now available by clicking the link or on the Publications tab of the Arkansas Row Crops blog. The Quick Facts are a one-page (front and back) quick reference guide for University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture recommendations for Rice production. Laminated copies will be available at county Extension
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The 2013 Rice Research Verification Program report is now available by clicking the link or on the publications tab of the Arkansas Row Crops blog.
The 2013 growing season was the thirty-first year for the Rice Research Verification Program (RRVP). The RRVP is an interdisciplinary effort between growers, county extension agents, extension specialists, and researchers.
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The 2013 Corn and Grain Sorghum Research Verification Program report is now available by clicking the link or by clicking the publications tab of the Arkansas Row Crops Blog.
The 2013 growing season was the fourteenth year for the Corn and Grain Sorghum Research Verification Program (CGSRVP). The CGSRVP is an interdisciplinary effort between growers, County Extension
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The 2014 Corn Quick Facts and 2014 Grain Sorghum Quick Facts are now available by clicking the respective links and also on the Publications tab of the Arkansas Row Crop Blog. The Quick Facts are a one page (front and back) quick reference guide for University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture Corn and Grain Sorghum
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Another week of mild weather aided in the accumulation of heat units throughout the state. The seven day forecast also shows that temperatures should stay in the low to mid 90’s for highs, and low temperatures are predicted to stay in the upper 60 to lower 70 degree range. Hopefully the warm weather will continue
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It is pretty obvious that fall is right around the corner. College football season started last night, the nights are a little cooler, and the leaves on the catalpa trees are starting to fall. These signs also make it obvious that it’s time to start terminating some inputs on this year’s cotton crop. As late
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Recently, the apps that are currently available or are in development were unveiled at the Rice Expo in Stuttgart. The following is an overview of each app and its function:
Corn Advisor – Created in collaboration with Jason Kelley, extension wheat and feed grains agronomist and Extension Soil Scientist Leo Espinoza, this a 24/7, pocket
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North Arkansas: All RRVP fields have had midseason nitrogen applications and many are in the boot stage with one field beginning to head. Grass control has been a chore this year, primarily due to timing issues, but suspected herbicide resistance may also have been a factor. Cooler temperatures and rain have settled into the northern
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August 2nd promises to be an action-packed day filled with activities and information for the entire family at the 2013 Arkansas Rice Expo at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart. The expo will kick off at 8:00 a.m. with registration and exhibits. Field tours by U of A Division of Agriculture specialists begin at 8:30
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There are 16 fields enrolled in the Soybean Research Verification Program this year and they range from V2 to R5. Rainfall was scattered with some of the fields receiving a good rain while others received nothing. Irrigation has been started on some the fields while others are being prepared for irrigation. Weed control has been
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