• USA Rice-Japan Academics Discuss Farm Policy Challenges

    Sep 26, 2016
    Two agriculture policy specialists from Japan’s Ibaraki University, Drs. Kunio Nishikawa and Katsutoshi Ohnaka, visted USA Rice’s office last week to review farm policy developments in Japan and the United States. They were joined by Mr. Takeshi Nakamura of JA-ZENCHU, the central Union of Agricultural Cooperatives and Japan’s largest farm cooperative.
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  • U.S. Government Taking China to Task on Trade Distorting Policies

    Sep 13, 2016
    USA Rice President and CEO Betsy Ward attended a press conference here today where the Obama Administration announced plans to launch a trade enforcement action against China at the World Trade Organization (WTO) challenging trade-distorting domestic supports for three key crops: corn, wheat, and rice.
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