The California RIce Commission aims to educate all Californians on the valuable role rice plays in our state's environment, economy, culture and cuisine.
Web Site: http://californiaricecommission.blogspot.com/
Rice harvest will start soon and having equipment ready is a key component.
Coconut and lime added to Californian grown Kokuho Rose Rice - make a delicious dish..Get the recipe here
A few facts on what the rice is doing now and how the crop is progressing.
Rice farmers like Michael Bosworth are watching fields progress heading towards harvest time.
We are caring for the environment in many ways including using solar energy.Read Katie Moos' blog
With more water and more rice in the valley comes more waterbirds.
California rice growers are finding ways to become even more efficient with water use.
Working to enhance ricelands as waterbird habitat, the foundation is starting out strong.Read more on Paul Buttner's blog
The green rice fields in the Sacramento Valley are a happy sight for growers and residents.
So many people make rice farming a success from farmers to marketers.Read more on Katie Moos' blog