- Author: Whitney Brim-DeForest
Following is a brief outline of the Rice Field Day program:
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. REGISTRATION AND POSTER VIEWING
8:30 - 9:15 a.m. GENERAL SESSION
• CCRRF Annual Membership Meeting
• Rice Research Trust Report
• California Rice Industry Award
9:30 - Noon FIELD TOURS OF RICE RESEARCH
• Variety Improvement
• Disease Resistance
• Insects and Control
• Weeds and Control
Noon LUNCHEON CONCLUDES PROGRAM
Lunch will be served in the New Research Building with seating at the tables on the lawns under the canopies. The program will begin at 8:30 a.m. with a General Session that serves as the Annual CCRRF Membership Meeting. Posters and demonstrations will be in place during registration until after lunch. Field tours of research will emphasize progress in rice variety improvement, disease, insect, and weed control. The program will conclude at noon with a lunch that includes rice.
We hope to see you on August 31st. The RES is located at 955 Butte City Highway (Hwy. 162), approximately two- and one-half miles west of Highway 99 north of Biggs, California.