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  • USA Rice Daily
    Rice Has Got It Going On!

    October 16, 2018

    Raceland Sugar Mill opened up its facility to host a tour and meeting for members of Louisiana commodities from across the state. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue was there, along with Congressmen Ralph Abraham and Garrett Graves, Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture Dr. Mike Strain, and State Senator and sugar producer Brett Alain. Full story
  • USA Rice Daily
    USA Rice Road Trip Heads to the Pacific Northwest

    October 15, 2018

    The USA Rice Domestic Promotion put the 2,000+ mile Midwest leg in the books and has now traded fertile ag land for lush landscapes of the Pacific Northwest. Full story
  • USA Rice Daily
    Congressman Visits Rice Festival & Talks with Local Rice Farmers

    October 12, 2018

    Last Saturday, at the Texas Rice Festival here, a group of local rice farmers hosted a meeting with Congressman Brian Babin (R-TX) on current issues affecting them and other farmers in Texas’ 36th Congressional District. Full story

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Each year, USA Rice conducts more than 2,700 promotional activities around the world to raise awareness and develop a preference for U.S. rice.

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