Rice News

Brunei is planning to increase its self-sufficiency in rice production from the current 5% to 60% by 2015, according to local sources. It is keen on increasing rice production from the current 1,000 tons to around 18,000 tons by 2015, according to local...
7 hours 46 min ago
Brunei rice production, Brunei rice imports, Brunei rice milling capacity
Asia rice sellers kept their quotes mostly unchanged today.5% Broken RiceThailand 5% rice is quoted at around $440 - $450 per ton, about $10 per ton discount to Vietnam 5% rice quoted at around $450 - $460 per ton. India 5% rice is quoted at around $...
9 hours 12 min ago
Vietnam rice prices, India rice prices, pakistan rice prices, Thailand rice prices
Pakistan has exported 196,733 tons of rice, including basmati and non-basmati, in the first month of FY 2014-15 (July 2014 - June 2015), down about 17% from around 237,932 tons exported during the same period in FY 2013-14, according to provisional data...
9 hours 26 min ago
Pakistan rice exports, Pakistan basmati rice exports, Pakistan non-basmati rice exports

 

Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) and a private agricultural research company have signed a Project Cooperation Agreement (PCA) with China's Yuan Longping High-Tech Agriculture Company Limited (YLHTACL) to set up a Hybrid Rice Research and...
11 hours 3 min ago
Pakistan hybrid rice production, Pakistan rice exports, Pakistan rice production, Rice Exporters Association of Pakistan (REAP)
China's Ministry of Agriculture has decided not to renew bio safety certificates to two varieties of GM rice and one variety of GM corn, raising questions about the commercialization of GM rice in the near future as well as continuation of such research...
11 hours 53 min ago
China GM rice, GM rice Commercialization
The Indian government is planning to restructure the operations of the Food Corporation of India, the country's nodal food grains procurement agency, according to a press statement by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries.The government has...
13 hours 26 min ago
India food grains production, India food grains procurement, India food grains storage, India food grains distribution, India food grains management, Food Corporation of India (FCI)
Call it a Domino effect, but Phosphate- or the lack of it - in soil can actually affect the price of rice! While phosphorous itself is available in plenty in the soil, Phosphate (the inorganic form of Phosphorous) and the main source for plants is...
1 day 4 hours ago
Rice, rice news, phosphate-starvation, how to, phosphate, Research, University of Western Australia, La Trobe, rice variety
Thailand's Commerce Ministry has capped September 2014 rice export quota to the European Union (EU) at 768.08 tons, according to local sources.The Department of Foreign Trade has started accepting applications from licensed exporters beginning this...
1 day 8 hours ago
Thailand rice exports to EU, All India Rice Exports Association (TREA)
California livestock producers, who are facing feed shortages due to drought, are making utmost use of abundant rice straw lying around after harvest by converting it into cattle feed, according to local sources.Researchers at the University of...
1 day 9 hours ago
U.S. rice production, california drought, Cattle feed, rice straw
The Indian state Goa is seeking central government assistance to increase rice production in the state through introduction of latest technologies, according to local sources.Local sources quoted the Goa Chief Minister has saying that the state...
1 day 9 hours ago
India rice production, Goa rice production, Goa rice acreage
India rice sellers increased most of their quotes by about $5 per ton today. Other Asia rice sellers kept their quotes mostly unchanged.5% Broken RiceThailand 5% rice is quoted at around $440 - $450 per ton, about $10 per ton discount to Vietnam 5%...
1 day 9 hours ago
India rice prices, Vietnam rice prices, Thailand rice prices, pakistan rice prices
The Indian government has directed all state governments to cap levy rice procurement from millers at 25% for the 2014-15 procurement season (October - September) to ensure requisite benefits to farmers, according to local sources.State governments...
2 days 5 hours ago
India rice procurement, India levy rice procurement, India minimum support price for rice
Vietnam rice sellers lowered their quotes for 25% broken rice and 100% broken rice by about $5 per ton and about $10 per ton respectively to around $400 - $410 per ton and around $335 - $345 per ton respectively today. Other Asia rice sellers kept their...
2 days 6 hours ago
Vietnam rice prices, India rice prices, pakistan rice prices, Thailand rice prices
The government of India, in its fourth advance estimates for major crops, has estimated India's rice production for 2013-14 marketing year (October 2013 - September 2014) at a record 106.54 million tons, up about 2% from an estimated 104.4 million tons...
2 days 6 hours ago
India rice production, India kharif rice production, India rabi rice production, India rice exports, All India Rice Exporters Association (AIREA)
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast India's MY 2014-15 (October - September) rice production to be close to normal or an estimated 106 million tons in MY 2013-14 as rainfall has resumed in many rice-growing parts of India, according...
2 days 7 hours ago
India rice production, India monsoons, Indian Meteorological Department (IMD)

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