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  • RESCHEDULED: 2022 Annual Rice Grower Meetings

    RESCHEDULED 2022 Annual Rice Grower Meetings Sponsored by UC Cooperative Extension -------------- 5 Locations -------------- NEW: Virtual Option WHERE & WHEN   Richvale: Monday, March 14, 8:30am, Evangelical Church, 5219 Church St.,...


    By Whitney Brim-DeForest
    Author - County Director, Sutter and Yuba Counties and CE Rice and Wild Rice Advisor
  • 2022 Annual Rice Grower Meetings

    2022 Annual Rice Grower Meetings Sponsored by UC Cooperative Extension -------------- 5 Locations -------------- WHERE & WHEN   Richvale: Monday, Jan. 24, 8:30am, Evangelical Church, 5219 Church St., Richvale Willows: Monday,...


    By Luis Espino
    Author - Rice Farming Systems Advisor & Butte County Director
  • Discing in rice straw (small)
    Managing rice straw when winter flood water is uncertain

    In most years, farmers manage their winter straw by flooding a field where the rice straw has either been chopped or chopped and incorporated. In these cases, the flood water helps to ensure good decomposition. This year however, is different. Many...


    By Bruce A Linquist
    Author - UCCE Rice Specialist
  • Rice Pest Course
    EVENT :: Rice Pest Management Course 2021

    EVENT: UC Rice Pest Management Course 2021 DAY/DATE: Friday, Sept. 10, 2021 LOCATION: Hamilton Road Field (on West Hamilton Rd. between Hwy. 99 and Riceton Hwy., Biggs, CA) EVENT TIME: 8:00 AM-3:25 PM (Check-in: 7:30-8:00...


    By Whitney Brim-DeForest
    Author - County Director, Sutter and Yuba Counties and CE Rice and Wild Rice Advisor
  • Rice Experiment Station, Biggs, CA
    Annual California Rice Field Day

    AUGUST 25, 2021 7:30AM-12PM The annual Rice Field Day will be Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at the Rice Experiment Station (RES), Biggs, California. We cordially invite you and your associates to join us for this event. The purpose of the...


    By Whitney Brim-DeForest
    Author - County Director, Sutter and Yuba Counties and CE Rice and Wild Rice Advisor

University of California Rice Project:  http://ucanr.edu/sites/UCRiceProject/

UCCE Sutter-Yuba Rice Notes Newsletter:  http://cesutter.ucanr.edu/news_204522/Rice_Notes/

Rice Calendar
Event Name Date
2022 Annual Rice Growers Meeting (NEW DATE) 3/15/2022

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University of California Cooperative Extension
Sutter-Yuba Counties
 
Whitney Brim-DeForest
UCCE Farm Advisor
Sutter, Yuba, Sacramento and Placer Counties
142A Garden Hwy
Yuba City, CA 95991
 
Office: (530) 822-7515
Cell: (541) 292-2419

email: wbrimdeforest@ucanr.edu