• Fortified Rice is Integral Part of Solution to Global Hunger

    Sep 03, 2015
    More than 40 participants from the rice industry, academia, U.S. government agencies, and private companies gathered at Kansas State University (KSU) last week to develop a unified working agenda and promote production capacity of fortified rice in the United States.
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  • Rice Foundation Accepting Applications for 2016 Leadership Development Program

    Sep 02, 2015
    The Rice Foundation is accepting applications for the 2016 Rice Leadership Development Program. Rice producers or industry-related professionals between the ages of 25 and 45 are eligible to apply for the program. The application deadline is October 3.
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  • FAS Tour with Foreign Agricultural Attachés Visit Arkansas and Louisiana

    Sep 02, 2015
    Foreign agricultural attachés arrived here on Sunday as part of a tour organized by the USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS). The group is visiting Arkansas and Louisiana this week, and will depart from New Orleans on Saturday.
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  • Summer Promotions Help U.S. Rice Dominate Turkish Imports

    Sep 01, 2015
    U.S.-grown rice enjoyed a high profile summer in Turkey this year thanks to USA Rice promotional activities, with quite tangible benefits.
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  • Vietnam Food Association Visits USA Rice

    Sep 01, 2015
    A 10-person delegation from the Vietnam Food Association (VNA) completed a U.S. tour today with a visit to USA Rice’s headquarters. The delegation, led by President Huynh The Nang and Secretary General Huynh Minh Hue, provided an overview of Vietnam’s rice production and trade as well as challenges and opportunities facing Vietnam’s rice sector over the next five years. Vietnam is one of the world’s largest rice producers and exporters, and the third largest supplier of U.S. imports.
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