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    Sustainability Takes Center Stage at Recent Cotton & Rice Conference

    February 15, 2019

    The spotlight was on sustainability at this year’s Cotton & Rice Conference where more than 100 speakers gave presentations on agricultural techniques, trade, and economic issues. USA Rice hosted breakout sessions on the organization’s new online conservation program search platform and the recent U.S. Rice Sustainability Report. Full story
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    In Memory: Frank Godchaux

    February 15, 2019

    USA Rice extends condolences to the family and friends of Frank Godchaux, of Abbeville, Louisiana, who passed away February 13, at the age of 92. Full story
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    Out of Trade Conflicts Hafemeister Sees Opportunity

    February 14, 2019

    One would be hard-pressed to find a bigger supporter of U.S. agriculture than USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue. His Trade Counsel, Jason Hafemeister, is probably the biggest booster for ag trade, and last week in remarks to USA Rice’s Government Affairs Conference here he explained why. Full story

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