• USA Rice Joins Coalition Sharing Ag Priorities with President-Elect

    Jan 06, 2017
    USA Rice joined 15 other agricultural organizations, including the American Farm Bureau Federation and American Soybean Association, to congratulate President-Elect Trump and Vice President-Elect Pence and remind them of the importance of U.S. agriculture to the economy.
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  • Return of the Rice Queen

    Oct 31, 2016
    USA Rice is pleased to welcome Lydia Holmes back to USA Rice as the new Regulatory Affairs Manager. Lydia originally worked for the Government Affairs team at USA Rice while studying for her master’s degree in Public Administration at George Washington University (GWU).
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  • First Delegation of Cuban Farmers Visits Arkansas Rice Country

    Oct 19, 2016
    A group of Cuban farmers hosted by Winrock International traveled to Arkansas rice country this week in the first official visit of Cuban farmers to the United States in more than 50 years.
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  • In Memory: Dora Lou Hoskyn

    Oct 11, 2016
    Dora Lou Hoskyn, of Stuttgart, Arkansas, passed away on Saturday, October 8. She was born in July 1943, in Brewer, Arkansas, and is survived by her husband, Thomas Charles (Tommy), children, Angie and Dusty, six grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.
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  • USA Rice Welcomes New Government Affairs/PAC Manager

    Sep 26, 2016
    USA Rice is pleased to welcome Bree Pettigo as the new Government Affairs/PAC Manager.
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  • In Memory: Kristine LaGrande

    Sep 19, 2016
    After a long and well fought battle with ovarian cancer, Kristine Ann (Thomas) LaGrande passed away on Thursday, September 15 in Sacramento, California with her family at her side.
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  • In Memory: Becky Goetz

    Sep 16, 2016
    USA Rice extends condolences to the family and friends of Rebecca “Becky” Goetz of Stuttgart, Arkansas, who passed away on September 14, at the age of 69.
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  • #ThinkRice with USA Rice Photo Contest

    Sep 14, 2016
    It’s September National Rice Month! And USA Rice is calling for members to post images from their rice farms on their social media channels, along with the hashtag #ThinkRice, as part of a strategic initiative to increase consumer engagement.
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  • New Edition of Whole Grain Showcases National Rice Month and More

    Sep 07, 2016
    The latest issue of USA Rice’s groundbreaking publication, Whole Grain, is being distributed this week to more than 25,500 rice industry members around the country.
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