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With more than 10,000 members, the Arkansas Rice Federation serves as the primary voice for the Arkansas rice industry.

Arkansas is the nation's largest rice-growing state, producing half the nation's rice and nearly nine billion pounds annually.

With more than 10,000 members, the Arkansas Rice Federation serves as the primary voice for the Arkansas rice industry.

Arkansas rice farms also make a strong contribution to the environment. Rice fields in Arkansas, combined with natural wetlands, provide the single most important wintering area for North America’s mallards. Winter flooding of rice fields also helps prevent erosion, control weeds and protect soil nutrients.

The Arkansas Rice Federation is the state's largest rice industry trade association, serving as the umbrella organization for all sectors including the Arkansas Rice Farmers, Arkansas Rice Council, Arkansas Rice Millers and Arkansas Rice Merchants.