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Update from the Farm | Rice Harvest 2021

This year, growers have faced wet and cool planting conditions, record floods and were well into rice harvest when a cold front brought combines to a screeching halt in the last week of September. Can we still make this a record year for rice in the Natural State? Hear from Arkansas County farmer Stephen Hoskyn and University of Arkansas System Extension - UAEX rice agronomist Jarrod Hardke to get a recap of the state’s rice crop and what we should expect from harvest.