Tag Archives: Marketing

At home and abroad

USA Rice logo

As you prepare your fields for this year’s crop, USA Rice is developing marketing plans to help move the rice you will grow. Read More »

Simple economics

Mississippi River barge

With an imbalance between supply and demand, lower production and supplies will be needed in 2017 to strengthen prices. Read More »

See you at the Mid-South Farm & Gin Show

Mid-South Farm & Gin Show

For more than six decades, a major stop along the way to a new rice farming season is the Mid-South Farm & Gin Show. This year’s event will be held at the Cook Convention Center in Memphis, Tenn., March 3-4. Read More »

Exports lag

rice harvest

Market needs a spark in demand, particularly from foreign buyers, to reach upside price potential. Read More »

Specialists Speaking

rice disease

TEXAS Dr. M.O. “Mo” Way Rice Research Entomologist moway@aesrg.tamu.edu It was an ugly year Rice was planted on about 165,000 acres in 2016 compared to about 130,000 in 2015, according to the Texas Rice Crop Survey. This increase was due to release of water to farmers along the Colorado and Brazos Rivers following a wet winter, which helped fill upstream ... Read More »

Uphill battle

rice planting

Erratic export demand, strong U.S. dollar and higher U.S. rice prices conspire to soften short-term market outlook. Read More »