Rice Meetings Coming Up


Several rice producer meetings are slated for the next couple of months across Louisiana.

January 9th is the annual Louisiana Rice Council/Louisiana Rice Growers Association meeting at the Grand Marais Event Center in Jennings. The trade show and reception gets started at 4:30 followed by the actual meeting at 5:45. For more information contact Kane Webb at: kwebb@usarice.com

The Northeast Louisiana meeting is scheduled for February 14th at the Iona Golf Club in Rayville. Registration is 8:30 and the meeting begins at 9 AM. For more information contact Keith Collins at: kcollins@agctr.lsu.edu

Later on the 14th at 6 PM the CenLa rice meeting gets underway at Rocky’s Tails and Shells Restaurant in Bunkie. Phillip Lamartiniere has more information at: ricefarm@bellsouth.net