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Upcoming Events

updated July 5, 2024


July 18, 2024 - Rice Quality Workshop*

*registration required

The California Rice Commission, UC Davis and the UC Cooperative Extension are hosting the 2024 Rice Quality Workshop on July 18th from 9:00AM to 12:30PM. The Workshop will feature existing and expanded topics from the Rice Quality Handbook such as California rice quality in the global market, Calrose variety qualities, climate effects, agronomic effects on quality, USDA rice grades, MRLs and fumigants, and drying and storage impacts on quality.

The event will be held at Granzella’s Banquet Hall located at 457 7th St., Williams, CA.  The registration fee is $50/person and includes all instruction, a copy of the Rice Quality Handbook (from University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources), coffee and lunch. Registration is limited to the first 100 participants.  

To register go to CalRiceNews.org or click here: CA Rice Quality Workshop

For more information, contact the CRC’s Industry Affairs Manager Craig Riddle at criddle@calrice.org or (916) 812-3468.


August 28, 2024 - Annual Rice Field Day

August 28, 2024 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rice Experiment Station
955 Butte City Highway, Biggs, CA 95917 

Come join us for our annual Rice Field Day at the Rice Experiment Station (RES) in Biggs, California. We cordially invite you and your associates to join us for this special event. The purpose of the Rice Field Day is to give rice growers and others an opportunity to observes and discuss research in progress at RES. Rice Field Day is sponsored by the California Cooperative Rice Research Foundation (CCRRF) and the University of California (UC). We also seek and receive support from many agricultural businesses and are planning a rice equipment vendor display.

We look forward to seeing you in August!


Hedgerows in Rice Field Demonstration Day
August 14, 2024
Corner of Tule Rd & Lodi Rd, Colusa, CA 95932 (39°00'44.3"N 121°55'54.1"W)

Rice Pest Management Workshop*
*registration required
September 4, 2024
Rice Experiment Station
955 Butte City Hwy, Biggs, CA 95917
Registration link coming soon