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Updates on LSU AgCenter rice research, crop conditions

Updates on LSU AgCenter rice research, crop conditions. Pest and disease reports. Links to annual field day coverage.  

Released in late July, the latest LSU AgCenter Rice Research Station newsletter covers a variety of topics. Among other things, the newsletter contains photos from the station’s successful mid-summer field day joined by updates on how crosses and hybrids are researched, sustainability in Louisiana rice production, and pest/disease reports.

For more, see the newsletter.

For more on the field day, see LSU Rice Research Station attendees get update on new rice varieties; LSU AgCenter Rice Experiment Station continues tradition of supporting farmers; 2011 weather perplexing to Louisiana farmers and to rice crop, specialist says; Weather reduces Louisiana soybean acreage, prospects; Disease pressure building into Louisiana rice fields; and Cuba still missing from U.S. rice export market.

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