• Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement Reached

    Oct 05, 2015
    U.S. Rice - the feel good foodTrade Ministers from 12 countries, including the United States, announced in Atlanta this morning the conclusion of trade negotiations under the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP).
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  • U.S. Rice Responds as El Niño Takes Its Toll in Central and South America

    Oct 01, 2015
    U.S. Rice - the feel good foodThis is the second year in a row the Southern Hemisphere’s cereal harvest has been negatively affected by severe dry weather related to El Niño and some are saying it’s the worst in the past 18 years. El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua have begun distributing agricultural aid packages to hundreds of thousands of farmers to support them in the second planting season.
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