The California RIce Commission aims to educate all Californians on the valuable role rice plays in our state's environment, economy, culture and cuisine.
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Grower Peter Rystrom in Butte County comments on work to prepare fields for planting.
Grower Charley Mathews Jr. from Yuba County comments on the approach of planting season in rice country.
A fourth year of drought will be painful for rice farmers, Sacramento Valley communities and our environment, writes Rice Commission CEO Tim Johnson. Read his blog
Grower Mike DeWit comments on the impact of four straight drought years for California Rice. Watch his comments:
Travel to western Colusa County rice country in this latest album from Brian Baer. View the photos
A pair of ducks find themselves in a busy rice field along with a plethora of hungry shorebirds.
A frequent inhabitant of rice fields gets the star treatment at sundown. Brian Baer photos from Sutter County. View the photo album
Farmers and ranchers have a compelling story that benefits and interests many. Lauren LaGrande writes about spreading the word about agriculture. Read her blog
Visit a Sacramento County mushroom farm and learn about its surprising connection with California Rice. Brian Baer video.