STUTTGART, Ark. (AP) — The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension is posting a two-page fact sheet on the basics of rice farming.
The agency said Wednesday that the compendium include growth stages, recommended seeding dates and information on fertilization and irrigation.
The sheet has stats on last year's harvest and includes basics on disease and pest mitigation.
The fact sheet can be downloaded free at: www.arkansas-crops.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/2013-Arkansas-Rice-Quick-Facts.pdf