The Arkansas Rice Federation
The Arkansas Rice Federation is the state’s largest rice industry trade association, serving as the umbrella organization for all sectors including the Arkansas Rice Farmers, Arkansas Rice Council, Arkansas Rice Millers and Arkansas Rice Merchants.
Did you know?
- Arkansas grows rice on more than 1.3 million acres each year, mainly in eastern Arkansas counties from Louisiana to Missouri. The top five rice-producing counties are Arkansas, Poinsett, Cross, Lawrence and Lonoke.
- Arkansas is the nation’s largest rice-growing state, producing half the nation’s rice and nearly nine billion pounds annually.
- The Arkansas Rice Federation is made up of representatives of the state’s producers, millers and merchants groups.
- The USA Rice Outlook Conference will be held Dec. 7-9 in Little Rock.
Start: February 5, 2016 9:00 am
End: February 5, 2016 1:00 pm
Venue: ASU Convocation Center
Address: 217 Olympic Dr., Jonesboro, AR, 72401,United States
Organizer: Private: Arkansas Rice Federation
BRINKLEY, AR – Craighead County 16 year old Madison Gibson was named Miss Arkansas Rice at the state contest on Saturday. She is the daughter of Scott & Karie Gibson from Jonesboro. The first and second runner-ups were Libby Thornhill of Cross County and Dawsyn Smith of Jackson County, respectively. Contestants were judged on rice promotion, […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 12, 2016 Media Contact: Lauren Waldrip, 870.295.8454, firstname.lastname@example.org Arkansas Rice Council, Farmers to Hold Annual Meeting Feb. 5 in Jonesboro New Farm Policies and Women’s Event Among Program Items Little Rock, Ark. – The Arkansas Rice Council and Arkansas Rice Farmers will hold their annual meeting and trade show Friday, February […]