• World Market Price Subcommittee Talks Acreage, Iraq, and Cuba

    May 13, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC -- The World Market Price Subcommittee met here this morning with representatives from the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), the Economic Research Service (ERS), and the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS).
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  • USA Rice Meets with U.S. Ambassador to Iraq

    May 11, 2015
    WASHINGTON, DC -- USA Rice Chairman Dow Brantley led a delegation of members and staff on Friday in a meeting with Stuart Jones, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq, to discuss strategy for returning Iraq as a steady customer for U.S. rice.
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  • Iraq Grain Tender Canceled, USA Rice to Meet with U.S. Ambassador

    May 07, 2015
    ARLINGTON, VA – Earlier this week, in a move that was only mildly surprising, the Iraqi Grain Board canceled their current tender request without explanation or fanfare. “The only thing we can predict with any accuracy in this market is the total unpredictability of this market,” said Betsy Ward, president & CEO of USA Rice.
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