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Pakistan rice sellers increased their quotes for 25% and 100% broken rice by about $5 per ton each to around $350 - $360 per ton and around $325 - $335 per respectively. Other Asia rice sellers kept their quotes mostly unchanged today.5% Broken Rice...
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The Central Rice Research Institute (CRRI) has invited Expression of Interest (EOI) applications from firms and companies interested in commercializing four new rice varieties developed by it, according to a notice on its website.The CRRI has recently...
6 min 11 sec ago
Rice experts in Vietnam have urged farmers to move away from producing and exporting low and medium grade rice and focus on high grade rice production and exports, according to local sources.Speaking at a conference on rice sector, the Director of the...
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The U.S. cash market was softer again today as bids continue to fall amid a lack of demand and weakness in the futures market.As of today, offers held steady near $12.50-$12.75 per cwt fob farm (about $276-$281 per ton) while bids declined to around$...
14 hours 6 min ago
Chicago rough rice futures for Nov delivery settled 16.5 cents per cwt (about $4 per ton) lower at $12.365 per cwt (about $273 per ton). Rough rice futures tumbled through nearby support which had been noted at $12.500 per cwt (about $276 per ton),...
16 hours 23 min ago
Dr S Leena Kumari, Professor & Head - Rice Research Station in Kerala, India, talks about how the coconut state of Kerala, a popular tourist destination, has a few lessons to teach the world, especially with regards to rice production.Oryza: Kerala...
17 hours 4 min ago
Chicago rough rice futures for Nov delivery are currently noted 1.5 cents per cwt (about $0.33 per ton) higher at $12.545 per cwt (about $277 per ton) during early morning floor trading in Chicago. The other grains are seen trading higher as well:...
20 hours 28 sec ago
The UN's Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) has forecasted Madagascar's MY 2014-15 (April - March) at around 235,000 tons, up about 56% from an estimated 540,000 tons imported in MY 2013-14. Imports are estimated to be stabilized this year after...
20 hours 11 min ago
India's North-Eastern state of Mizoram has decided to purchase rice from a private contractor to ensure adequate supplies and that the transportation disruptions (to Mizoram and Manipur) from the proposed railway conversion works on a 220-kilometer line...
23 hours 3 min ago
The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have planned to launch a project on mitigation of methane emissions in paddy rice on October 29, 2014, according to a news release on the CGIAR website.The...
1 day 1 hour ago
Agricultural Researchers at the Pir Mehar Ali Shah Arid Agricultural University (PMAS-AAUR) in Pakistan have developed models which will facilitate farmers to achieve high productivity of specific crops, including paddy, with efficient and low usage of...
1 day 1 hour ago
Vietnam rice sellers increased their quotes for glutinous 10% broken rice by about $20 per ton to around $515 - $520 per ton. Other Asia rice sellers kept their quotes mostly unchanged today. India market is closed due to a holiday.5% Broken Rice...
1 day 1 hour ago
The U.S. cash market remains depressed with ample supplies and limited export demand. Many analysts wonder how much lower prices have to go for there to be renewed interest in U.S. rice abroad.As of today, offers were unchanged around $12.50-$12.75 per...
1 day 11 hours ago
It will be a few weeks before the Italian paddy rice harvest is complete. Rice growers have started cutting paddy since the middle of September, but the very cold and damp weather of July and August created adverse growing conditions, delaying...
1 day 14 hours ago
Chicago rough rice futures for Nov delivery settled 2.5 cents per cwt (about $1 per ton) lower at $12.530 per cwt (about $276 per ton). Rough rice futures closed slightly lower as they were unable to maintain the gains earned during morning trading....
1 day 15 hours ago

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