• USA Rice Food Aid Subcommittee Names New Chairman

    Sep 27, 2016
    USA Rice is proud to announce a new chairman to USA Rice’s Food Aid subcommittee, Bobby Hanks. Hanks is president of Louisiana Rice Mill which he helped co-found in 1999.
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  • Role of Rice in Food Aid is Major Topic of Discussion

    Sep 20, 2016
    Last week, representatives from the U.S. rice industry, the U.S. government, and Riceland Foods and Producers Rice Mill met to discuss the role of rice in current U.S. food aid policies. Discussions focused primarily on effective ways to utilize rice in the U.S. government’s food aid programs, including the use of fortified rice as it has the potential to resolve persistent micronutrient deficiencies in disadvantaged populations – a high priority for U.S. programs.
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