El Nino threatens rice crops

El Nino threatens rice crops

ASSOCIATED PRESS A farmer harvests rice crop in a paddy field on the outskirts of Guwahati, India, June 6. Experts are warning that rice production across South and Southeast Asia is likely to suffer with the world heading into an El Nino. NEW DELHI >> Warmer, drier...
Lower rice yield predicted for Asia

Lower rice yield predicted for Asia

A farmer drops rice crop while working in a paddy field on the outskirts of Guwahati, India, Tuesday, June 6, 2023. Experts are warning that rice production across South and Southeast Asia is likely to suffer with the world heading into an El Nino. (AP Photo/Anupam...
Madagascar turns to hybrid rice

Madagascar turns to hybrid rice

Farmers harvest hybrid rice cultivated on a demonstration field in Madagascar on April 26. (GU PENGBO/ZHOU YUEGUI/FOR CHINA DAILY) With China’s help, the African island nation has ambitions to meet food security needs The long rainy season has finally ended, and...

TWS Closed on July 3rd and 4th

Happy Independence Day! We will be closed July 3rd and 4th to allow our employees to rest up and spend time with their families as we prepare for 2023 harvest...
Cost of Production Study Updated for Delta Rice

Cost of Production Study Updated for Delta Rice

A new cost of production study was recently published looking at Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta rice . Delta Crops Resource Management Farm Advisor with UC Cooperative Extension, Michelle Leinfelder-Miles said an updated study had not been done for the region in quite...
Rice assistance payment rolls out

Rice assistance payment rolls out

Rice producers have a deadline of July 10, 2023, to apply for the Rice Production Program payment based on their 2022 planted and prevent plant acres. Whitney Haigwood More than a year ago, members of the rice community began working with Sen. John Boozman, ranking...
Eligible rice farmers to receive aid

Eligible rice farmers to receive aid

In this file photo taken Sept. 22, 2011, combines harvest rice in a field near Alicia, Ark The U.S. Department of Agriculture will soon give eligible rice farmers financial relief in a one-time payment that will be based on planted and prevented planted acres in 2022....
Health Benefits of Brown Rice

Health Benefits of Brown Rice

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