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New Medium Grain Camolino Calrose Rice PREMIUM QUALITY

New Medium Grain Camolino Calrose Rice PREMIUM QUALITY

Best quality medium grain rice in the world now available in Arabic and in English for export. Contact us for further information at: info@legroupindustries.com Best quality medium grain rice in the world now available in Arabic and in English for export. Contact us for further information at: info@legroupindustries.com فضل نوعية الأرز الحبوب المتوسطة في العالم […]

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Exchanging White Rice for Brown May Help Lower Your Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Exchanging White Rice for Brown May Help Lower Your Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Exchanging White Rice for Brown May Help Lower Your Type 2 Diabetes Risk White rice is much more plentiful and available on supermarket shelves than brown, black, or wild rice, and it’s less expensive. But, studies find that eating white rice four or five times a week is linked to heightened type 2 diabetes risk, […]

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Colombia to Import 200,000 New Metric Tons of Rice in 2016

Colombia to Import 200,000 New Metric Tons of Rice in 2016

Colombia to Import 200,000 New Metric Tons of Rice…But From Where?  BOGOTA, COLOMBIA — Nearly one-third of Colombia’s provinces are in a state of emergency due to extreme drought caused by El Niño, prompting the Colombian government to allow additional rice imports to maintain adequate inventory. On December 22, 2015, Colombia’s Ministry of Agriculture published […]

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Types of rice in the USA

Types of rice in the USA

The earliest types of rice grown in Carolina were the African Oryza glaberrima, Asian Oryza sativa, “Carolina White” and the prized, high-yield “Carolina Gold”. After the total decline of rice cultivation in Carolina, “Carolina Gold” cultivation moved to Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana. In California, production is dominated by short and medium grain japonica varieties, including […]

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