Rice could hit decade high as Indian curbs rock market

Rice could hit decade high as Indian curbs rock market

Rice farmers harvest their crop in Nakhon Ratchasima province. (Photo: Prasit Tangprasert) LONDON: Rice prices are set to surge after top exporter India banned a large chunk of shipments, adding to stresses on global food markets that have already been roiled by bad...
Agency exempts rice bug remedy

Agency exempts rice bug remedy

Arkansas has obtained a Section 18 exemption to use Endigo to battle rice stink bugs. (Special to The Commercial/University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture) With rice stink bug populations ramping up and limited control options available, the U.S....
Midsummer Rice-Related Events in Louisiana and Texas

Midsummer Rice-Related Events in Louisiana and Texas

MOUNTAIN HOME, TX – It’s been a busy week for the rice industry in Louisiana and Texas, with field days and meetings wrapping up just in time for growers to get back in the field. In Louisiana, that means harvesting fields of the varieties Avant, DG263L...