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HORIZON AG IN THE NEWS

Follow the latest news and updates about variety performance and more. See the links below to learn more about how Horizon Ag is contributing to the success of fields like yours.

HORIZON AG IN THE NEWS

Follow the latest news and updates about variety performance and more. See the links below to learn more about how Horizon Ag is contributing to the success of fields like yours.

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With Higher Input Costs, Proven Varieties Are Critical

All expectations are that 2022 will be particularly challenging for Louisiana rice farmers and their counterparts across the South, especially when it comes to managing through the explosion in fertilizer costs and supply concerns this season.
Control Costs, Manage for Improved Profitability With Proven Horizon Ag Varieties

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – To overcome some of the uncertainty hanging over planting decisions this season, farmers must sharpen their pencils to set themselves up for success. Rice farmers, in particular, can benefit by paying attention to key management areas where higher input costs threaten to cut into profit potential – like fertilizer, seed and fungicides.
Horizon Ag Has Strong Variety Offering for 2022

With the 2021 season fading in the rearview mirror, rice farmers are starting to look ahead to 2022 and the varieties that will provide the best opportunity for improved profitability. Horizon Ag has two new varieties – PVL03 and CLHA02 – joining an already strong lineup of varieties offering proven performance across the region.
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Harvest Wrapping Up in Coastal Region, Gaining Speed in the North Delta

Rice harvest is all but complete in South Louisiana and on the west side of Houston, Texas. The east side of Houston has been plagued by frequent rains that have slowed harvest progress and are creating some challenges for overall crop performance. As we move up into the Upper Delta, Mississippi farmers finished last week on their five-year pace of 44% harvested, whereas Arkansas and Missouri were both well below the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) five-year average harvest pace.
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Rice Outlook Promising Across Much of South

Harvest in South Louisiana has been a struggle for the past week, with rain showers across the region. Still, early yield reports show promise of a great crop this year. The weather needs to cooperate before growers get too far behind in the schedule. I estimate that 20% or so is harvested in South Louisiana.
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Clearfield and Provisia Varieties for 2022
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Dr. Tim Walker, General Manager covers details about the proven performers from Clearfield and Provisia.
Coastal Varieties Report 2021

From the latest on the Provisia®Rice System to high-yielding new Clearfield®CLL17, Dr. Tim Walker provides an overview of how to maximize production and profitability this season.
Arkansas Field Day Interviews
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Although the in-person Horizon Ag Arkansas Field Days were cancelled due to Covid-19, we wanted to share the latest about top-performing Horizon Ag varieties for the Delta, like CLL16, CLL15 and new Provisia variety PVL03. Featured are Dr. Tim Walker, Horizon Ag general manager, and farmers Darren Walker from the Grand Prairie, Jason McGee from Northeast Arkansas, and Zack Tanner from Missouri Bootheel.