UofA to Host Webinar on Rice Market

The University of Arkansas System’s Division of Agriculture is hosting a new webinar to examine the rice market on October 26th.  The webinar will feature Nathan Childs, agricultural economist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Economic Research Service (ERS). The webinar will be held at 3:00 p.m. on October 26th.

Details and registration link below:

Topic: U.S. Rice Market Faces Tighter Supplies and Higher Prices in 2017/18

Description: Nathan Childs will explain the reasons behind and implications of the expected decline in U.S. rice supplies in 2017/18 on prices, trade, and use. In addition, major factors driving the global rice market and recent global price movements will be analyzed. The presentation will be based on updated forecasts from the October 12 World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report.

Presenter: Nathan Childs, Agricultural Economist with USDA’s Economic Research Service.

Time: Oct 26, 2017 3:00 PM in Central Standard Time (US and Canada)

Link to register:  http://bit.ly/uaex-rice-outlook-Oct26