Rice http://deltafarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en Arkansas Rice Expo panel to peer into future for rice markets http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/arkansas-rice-expo-panel-peer-future-rice-markets <div class="field-byline"> Mary Hightower, University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In 2025, where in the world will Arkansas rice be found? That’s a question experts and speakers will ponder Aug. 10, at the 2016 Arkansas Rice Expo in Stuttgart, Ark.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/arkansas-rice-expo-panel-peer-future-rice-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/arkansas-rice-expo-panel-peer-future-rice-markets#comments Rice Management Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:32:00 +0000 137771 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>Attendees at the 2015 Arkansas Rice Expo.</p> Photo: University of Arkansas Horizon Ag Arkansas Field Day is Aug. 4 in Jonesboro http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/horizon-ag-arkansas-field-day-aug-4-jonesboro <div class="field-byline"> Horizon Ag </div> <div class="field-deck"> New Clearfield varieties, Provisia Rice System on display </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“We look forward to giving our customers an early look at the exciting, new Clearfield varieties Horizon Ag will bring to market in 2017, and discuss ways not just farmers, but the entire U.S. rice industry can become more economically sustainable.”-- Tim Walker, General Manager, Horizon Ag.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/horizon-ag-arkansas-field-day-aug-4-jonesboro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/horizon-ag-arkansas-field-day-aug-4-jonesboro#comments Rice Management Agriculture Technology Weed Control Events Wed, 27 Jul 2016 14:36:00 +0000 137761 at http://deltafarmpress.com Brian King named chairman of USA Rice Federation for 2016-18 http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/brian-king-named-chairman-usa-rice-federation-2016-18 <div class="node-body article-body">USA Rice Federation and The Rice Foundation name new leaders at their annual board of directors' meetings in Dallas.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/brian-king-named-chairman-usa-rice-federation-2016-18" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/brian-king-named-chairman-usa-rice-federation-2016-18#comments Rice Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:29:00 +0000 137721 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p>USA Rice Federation CEO Betsy Ward shares a laugh with outgoing USA Rice Chairman Dow Brantley, center, and Brian King, who will serve as the chairman of the organization for 2016-2018. King has served in a number of roles with USA Rice prior to becoming chairman.</p> RiceTec to highlight advances in rice industry at Arkansas Field Day http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/ricetec-highlight-advances-rice-industry-arkansas-field-day <div class="field-deck"> CEO Mike Gumina to speak on global issues </div> <div class="node-body article-body">RiceTec CEO Mike Gumina will highlight new advances in rice quality, global trade during the firm's Arkansas Rice Field Day at its Business Center near Harrisburg, Ark.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/ricetec-highlight-advances-rice-industry-arkansas-field-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/ricetec-highlight-advances-rice-industry-arkansas-field-day#comments Rice Markets Government Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:11:00 +0000 137701 at http://deltafarmpress.com Photo: RiceTec Independent crop consultants - great service, great value http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value <div class="field-byline"> Patrick R. Shepard, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Members of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association benefit growers’ bottom line. Its members have served the state's farmers since 1973.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/cotton/independent-crop-consultants-great-service-great-value#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Management Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:07:00 +0000 137671 at http://deltafarmpress.com <p><em>Byrne Carpenter, left,&nbsp;Nichino&nbsp;America,&nbsp;Senatobia, Miss., and Tim Sanders, right, Sanders Ag Consulting, Sarah, Miss., with L.B. Davis, Davis Ag Consulting, Tupelo, Miss., at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association held earlier this year. Davis</em><em>, who is 90, is still an active consultant and travels in many states with his business. He is one of the earliest members of the association and says proudly, &ldquo;I still have a driver&rsquo;s license.&rdquo;</em></p> Good markets, weather needed to help finish Louisiana rice harvest http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/good-markets-weather-needed-help-finish-louisiana-rice-harvest <div class="node-body video-body">Christian Richard and other Louisiana farmers are hoping for market improvements, good weather as they finish out their 2016 rice crops.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/good-markets-weather-needed-help-finish-louisiana-rice-harvest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/good-markets-weather-needed-help-finish-louisiana-rice-harvest#comments Rice Markets Management Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:48:00 +0000 137531 at http://deltafarmpress.com Supply and demand estimates, global events impacting crop prices http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices <div class="field-byline"> Robert Coats, University of Arkansas </div> <div class="field-deck"> A closer look at rice, soybeans, cotton, corn and wheat in July 12 report </div> <div class="node-body article-body">"As for building supply concerns, the WASDE report shows the productive capabilities of U.S. traditional program crop producers is alive and well. Presently, for some commodities this raises concerns that supply will overshadow demand." -- Bobby Coats.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/markets/supply-and-demand-estimates-global-events-impacting-crop-prices#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Markets Government Import and Export Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:25:00 +0000 137491 at http://deltafarmpress.com Sustainability, identity preservation keys to rice future http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/sustainability-identity-preservation-keys-rice-future <div class="node-body video-body">Horizon Ag General Manager Tim Walker says sustainability "buzzword" not meaningful unless its accompanied by profitability for rice farmers.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/sustainability-identity-preservation-keys-rice-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/sustainability-identity-preservation-keys-rice-future#comments Rice Markets Government Weed Control Mon, 18 Jul 2016 13:25:00 +0000 137521 at http://deltafarmpress.com Delta Farm Press Calendar of Events http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events <div class="node-body article-body">Meetings, trade shows, field days and conferences for those involved in Mid-South agriculture.</div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/management/delta-farm-press-calendar-events#comments Cotton Soybeans Corn Rice Wheat Peanuts Livestock Markets Government Management Equipment Events Mon, 18 Jul 2016 11:04:00 +0000 46561 at http://deltafarmpress.com Loyant herbicide could help with ‘big players’ in fight with weeds http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/loyant-herbicide-could-help-big-players-fight-weeds <div class="node-body video-body">Dow AgroSciences is conducting extensive testing of its Loyant herbicide in anticipation of registration of the product in rice in late 2017 or early 2018. </div> <p><a href="http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/loyant-herbicide-could-help-big-players-fight-weeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deltafarmpress.com/rice/loyant-herbicide-could-help-big-players-fight-weeds#comments Rice Management Weed Control Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:28:00 +0000 137461 at http://deltafarmpress.com