While we try to be as accurate as possible, the coronavirus has created an ever-changing landscape.  Please check with event organizers to make sure it is still planned before heading out.

• June 30, 2021: LSU AgCenter H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station Field Day
Crowley, Louisiana, from 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m. If it’s like past years, wagons leave periodically early in the morning to take attendees on field tours. The second half of the field day is spent inside the big warehouse hearing presentations. Contact Drs. Dustin Harrell or Kurt Guidry at 337-788-7531 for more information.

• July 6-8, 2021: Rice Market & Technology Convention
Woodlands Resort and Conference Center, Texas. This event is hosted by the US Rice Producers Association – event details

• Aug. 6, 2021: University of Arkansas Rice Field Day (tentative)
Rice Research and Experiment Station, Stuttgart, Arkansas. Check back later for more details.

• Dec. 5-7, 2021: 2021 USA Rice Outlook Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana – check back later for more information.

If you have an event you want listed, please send the information to Rice Farming editor Vicky Boyd at

Below are links to virtual field days or educational sessions
held earlier in 2021.

• 2021 Arkansas Soil & Water Education Conference and Expo
View the recorded presentations at The “Most Crop Per Drop” contest winners will talk about how they irrigated to take top honors, and Adam Chappell, known for his use of cover crops and innovative cultural practices, will speak on soil health and plant intensification.

• 2021 NE Louisiana Row Rice Production Meeting
View the presentations on the Louisiana Delta Crop YouTube page

• 2021 University of Arkansas Virtual Rice Production Meeting
These presentations were made Jan. 14 – view the recorded sessions now

• 2021 LSU AgCenter Virtual Rice, Soybean and Crawfish Production Meeting
View the recorded sessions now. Each subject, such as 2021 rice weed management or 2021 crawfish production update, is a separate video.