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The USA Rice Outlook Conference will be held Dec. 7-9 in Little Rock.

Arkansas rice, known for its versatility, can be used in a variety of cuisines and is notable for its health benefits. Rice is free of cholesterol and sodium and has no trans or saturated fat.

Arkansas rice farmers and millers contribute more than $6 billion to the state’s economy annually and account for over 25,000 jobs, which are crucial to rural communities.

The Arkansas Rice Federation is made up of representatives of the state’s producers, millers and merchants groups.

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.