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Here’s a single location for your Winter Meeting Season Calendar

Here’s a single location for your Winter Meeting Season Calendar

This can be one of the busiest times of the year, with a multitude of industry meetings scheduled.  Our industry calendar is a helpful, single location for you to stay up to date.

Be sure to check out our calendar for all needed information, including CRC Committee meetings, USA Rice meetings and other important events. We have recently added upcoming events include the UCCE Meetings and Herbicide seminars, with additional meetings expected to be added soon.

If you have a significant event of interest to the entire industry, there is a place on the page to submit information for the calendar.

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State Grant Just the First Step

We appreciate the Governor’s California Small Agricultural Business Drought Relief Grant Program. This brand new program is a good first step to meet the needs of very small businesses impacted by the drought. This success was the result of great work with NCWA, CA Agricultural Aircraft Association, California Warehouse Association and others in agriculture. To address the needs of rice mills, dryers and larger suppliers, federal relief will be needed. 

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Rice Pesticides: Key Links and Updates

The links below include select pesticide updates in an effort to provide the information in an easily accessible way. Please remember, the pesticide label is the ultimate level of enforcement and the county permit conditions can supersede the label with more restrictive requirements. You will find permit conditions and the water hold table for Thiobencarb. County permit conditions have been changed to active ingredient rather than trade or product name. The products with combination formulations could have permit conditions apply to one, and not both, of the active ingredients. In this situation, the most stringent requirements must be followed. The EPA Reg. No. provides additional identification of the individual pesticide products on the Rice Pesticide Update Table.

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