Rice production information for Colusa, Glenn and Yolo Counties.
|Save the Date - Workshop for field workers in Spanish - March 14, Yuba City (1,702KB)||
Save the Date - Soil, Water, and Pest Management Training for Field Workers in Spanish
When: Thursday March 14, 2019
Where: 142A Garden Hwy, Yuba City
Time: 8:00 - 12:00
The focus of the training will be on agronomic crops, but everyone is welcome.
Instructors: Sarah Light, Agronomy Advisor; Luis Espino, Rice Farm Advisor; and Samuel Sandoval, UC Davis
Topics include integrated pest management; avoiding pesticide resistance; soil fertility; soil management; and plant, soil and water dynamics.
Event is free. Lunch included.
Questions: Luis Espino at 530-635-6234 or Sarah Light at 530-645-2419
English and Spanish flier attached. Detailed agenda will follow soon.
|August 2018 (1,509KB)||
Don't forget the rice field day! - Management of stem rot - New watergrass species - Testing for suspected herbicide resistance - Rice Yield Contest
|June 2018 (297KB)||
Rice Production Workshop - Planting recap for 2018 - Weed control in rice: matching herbicides with weeds of your field - A weed problem all rice growers should be aware of: weedy rice.
|April 2018 (510KB)||
Fertility Management Tips - Look Out for New Weed Species - Early Season Arthropod Management Update - Armyworms 2018: Get Ready - 2018 Yield Contest
|November 2017 (299KB)||
2017 Rice Recap - Delta Rice Recap - End of Year Weedy Rice Update - Armyworms Again
|August 2017 (308KB)||
Herbicide Resistance in Rice - Rice Disease Update - Time for Weedy Rice Scouting - Rice Yield Contest - Don't Forget the Rice Field Day!
|June 2017 (1,778KB)||
Nitrogen and Water Management - How to Select Follow-up Herbicides - Armyworms Revisited - Cass Mutters Retires - 2017 Yield Contest
|May 2017 (261KB)||
Managing rice in a late planted year
|March 2017 (740KB)||
Summary of 2016 University of California Rice Variety Trials - Biological Characteristics of Weedy Rice Compared to Cultivated Rice - Workshop Announcement: Insect Pest Management in Rice Mills and Rice Storage Facilities.
|September 2016 (415KB)||
Red Alert! - Best Management Practices for Weedy Red Rice - 2016 Armyworm Wrap Up
|July 2016 (8,559KB)||
Don't forget the rice field day! - 2016 Rice Yield Contest - Rice Weed Course - Armyworm Update - Emerging Weed Issues - Meet our New Rice Advisor in Sutter, Yuba, Placer and Sacramento Counties
|May 2016 (410KB)||
Weedy Red Rice - Best Management Practices for Weedy Red Rice - Winged Water-Primrose Update
|March 2016 (486KB)||
Summary of 2015 University of California rice variety trials - When is the optimal time to plant rice in the Sacramento Valley? - Preparing for armyworms.
|August 2015 (1,728KB)||
Collecting weed seeds for herbicide-resistance testing - Armyworm outbreak: what's next? - Salinity management in rice - Rice Production Workshop presentations available on-line - Resistant Weed Testing Form
|June 2015 (299KB)||
Meeting Announcement: Rice Production Workshop - New UC Rice On-line - Midseason Nitrogen - Diseases and Cultural Practices - Bird Habitat Program Continues and Expands
|April 2015 (338KB)||
Tadpole shrimp research update; Arthropod management update
|February 2015 (372KB)||
Summary of 2014 University of California Statewide Rice Variety Trials, Managing rice with limited water
|August 2014 (731KB)||
Water Management to Mitigate Blanking, Rice Yields Components, Rice Strawlage, Planning Harvest and Rice Field Day announcement.
|June 2014 (1,318KB)||
Management of Propanil Resistant Sedges - Midseason Nitrogen Fertilizers - Bird Habitat Continues and Expands - Factors Related to Rice Blast Incidence and Severity - Chris Greer Appointed Vice Provost for University of California Division of Agriculture & Natural Resources
|April 2014 (186KB)||
Managing rice with limited water - Flooding time and seedling pests - Stay up-to-date with the UC Rice Blog
|February 2014 (899KB)||
Summary of 2013 University of California Statewide Rice Variety Trials
|April 2013 (268KB)||
Summary of 2012 University of California Statewide Rice Variety Trials
|July 2012 (865KB)||
Propanil-resistant smallflower umbrellasedge - Armyworms - Rice Experiment Station Field Day announcement
|June 2012 (248KB)||
Behavior of winged primrose willow and herbicide options for control - Rice tillering.
|May 2012 (414KB)||
Potassium fertility in rice - Managing late planted rice
|March 2012 (494KB)||
Summary of 2011 University of California Statewide Rice Variety Trials
|September 2011 (595KB)||
Weed alert: new weed identified in California rice.
|August 2011 (445KB)||
Rice blast: more of the same with a bit of a twist in 2011 - Armyworms - 2011: About the same as last year.
|June 2011 (437KB)||
Salinity in rice fields - Difficult start for 2011.
|May 2011 (394KB)||
Early pests of rice: tadpole shrimp and rice seed midge
|April 2011 (561KB)||
2010 rice variety trials results - How much phosphorus should you apply? - New UC Rice Blog - Rice Winter Meetings and Rice Production Workshop presentations available on-line - Contributions of California rice farmers to the economy - New UC ANR publications.
|September 2010||What a year for rice blast - How long does it take for rice to ripen? - Measuring grain moisture content before harvest - Insects of farm stored rice - Using a desiccant to accelerate dry down.||9/24/10|
|June 2010||Temperature and plant growth, midseason nitrogen fertilizer, managing weed populations to protect against herbicide resistance.||6/24/10|
|April 2010||Pre-plant nitrogen starter application, nitrogen and early drains, managing late planted rice, early season rice diseases.||4/27/10|
|March 2010||2009 rice variety trial results, red rice update, rice water weevil distribution in California rice fields.||3/8/10|
|July 2009||Panicle initiation and differentiation, herbicide programs for resistant late watergrass, managing nitrogen fertilization for early season drains||7/31/09|
|May 2009||Monitoring early pests, herbicide programs for resistant late watergrass, measuring salinity of irrigation water||5/19/09|
|April 2009||2008 rice statistics 2008 rice variety trials results Red rice survey What is the real cause of high rice prices?||4/8/09|
|August 2008||Rice Experiment Station Field Day, panicle blanking, blast, fighting mosquitoes in Colusa County.||8/4/08|
|July 2008||Top-dressing, rice leafminer, armyworms||10/29/09|
|April 2008||Phosphate and Rice-Field Algae Understanding Nitrogen Losses Due to Early Field Drainage Straw Incorporation and Nitrogen Management||9/30/10|
|March 2008||2007 variety trials results for Colusa, Glenn and Yolo Counties.||3/20/09|
|February 2008||Rice straw meeting announcement, alternative stand establishment methods management tips, rice establishment systems in 2007||1/31/08|
|January 2008||2008 Winter meetings locations and agenda. Announcement of the Rice Technical Working Group meeting in San Diego, Feb. 18-21 2008||11/26/08|
|August 2007||Announcing our new Rice Advisor Resistant Watergrass Control Field Meeting - September 5, 2007||8/12/08|