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19
Mar
2018
Arkansas soybean market report for March 12-16, 2018
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The downturn seen over the previous week in the Arkansas 2017 Crop Soybean Cash Market lingered in the immediate past week as price traded within a 17 cent span.  The market gained 4 cents over the weekend and opened trading on Monday at a statewide average of $10.22, 35 cents […]

19
Mar
2018
March 22 webinar: USDA’s 2017/18 Baseline Projects and Global Rice Trade
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

Dr. Bobby Coats, Agricultural Economist Dr. Nathan Childs will present both the domestic and global 10-year baseline forecasts for rice. For the U.S., he will focus on area, yield, production, trade, use, stocks, and prices for all rice and by class, explaining economic factors driving the forecasts. For the global all-rice market, emphasis will be […]

12
Mar
2018
Arkansas Rice Update 3-12-18
Author: Jarrod Hardke, Rice Extension Agronomist

Arkansas Rice Update Dr. Jarrod Hardke & Dr. Bob Scott March 12, 2018  No. 2018-03                www.uaex.edu/rice The March is On… “How high’s the water papa?”  I don’t know about you but I’m over the rainfall this winter.  February was reportedly the wettest on record, at least for some parts […]

12
Mar
2018
March 15 webinar: International Rice Outlook 2017-2027
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Bobby Coats, Agricultural Economist and Professor of Economics This week’s webinar will feature Dr. Alvaro Durand-Morat, Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness at the University of Arkansas.  He will give an overview of the International Rice Outlook for the next ten years. The International Rice Outlook developed by the Arkansas Global […]

5
Mar
2018
March 8 webinar: The Global Rice Market and China’s Role Within It
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Bobby Coats, Agricultural Economist and Professor of Economics Topic:  The Global Rice Market and China’s Role Within It – Rachel Trego, USDA Foreign Agricultural Service Economist Time:  March 8, 2018 — 3:00 PM in Central Time (US and Canada)  Join us Thursday, March 8 as we host Rachel Trego.  Rachel is an international economist with […]

5
Mar
2018
Arkansas soybean market report for Feb. 26-March 2, 2018 and February summary
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The Arkansas 2017 Crop Soybean Cash Market moved steadily higher for another week after losing 2 cents over the weekend. The market opened trading on Monday at a statewide average of $10.23, 9 cents above the previous, post-Presidents Day Tuesday opening price. Gains of 5 to 10 cents were made […]

1
Mar
2018
‘Peanuts: Big Crop and Big Changes’ March 6 Webinar Topic
Author: Bobby Coats, Professor of Economics

By Dr. Bobby Coats, Agricultural Economist and Professor of Economics The latest webinar in the Food and Agribusiness Webinar Series will be on March 6, 2018 at 10 a.m. CST.  Dr. Nathan Smith with Clemson University Extension will lend some insight into the changing peanut industry. Description: The farm program rules will differ in 2018 […]

1
Mar
2018
Managing Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum
Author: Jason Kelley, Wheat & Feed Grains Extension Agronomist

By Jason Kelley, Wheat and Feed Grains Agronomist, and Gus Lorenz, Nick Bateman and Glenn Studebaker, Extension Entomologists Arkansas grain sorghum acreage has varied dramatically over the last few years due to grain prices and more recently due to the threat of sugarcane aphid. In 2017, Arkansas producers planted only approximately 9,000 acres. However with […]

26
Feb
2018
Arkansas soybean market report for Feb. 19-23, 2018
Author: Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist

By Bob Stark, Agricultural Economist The Arkansas 2017 Crop Soybean Cash Market continued to show modest strength with a 1 cent gain over the long, Presidents Day weekend followed by a nice gain that held through the remainder of the week. The market opened trading on Tuesday at a statewide average of $10.14, 24 cents […]

23
Feb
2018
Control winter weeds prior to planting
Author: Tom Barber, Extension Weed Scientist

Author: Tom Barber, Extension Weed Scientist Heavy rainfall this week has left ample opportunity for time to think and make plans for the upcoming planting season.  First to everyone’s mind may be; “what can I spray to control winter weeds and plant immediately?”  This is the question I have been getting a lot lately especially […]