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Iraq Makes Huge Purchase of U.S. Rice Under the U.S.-Iraq Memorandum of Understanding 

Iraq Makes Huge Purchase of U.S. Rice Under the U.S.-Iraq Memorandum of Understanding  By Michael Klen ARLINGTON, VA — Six months after the first U.S. rice purchase by Iraq under the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the two countries, Iraq has awarded a new 90,000 metric ton order for long grain milled rice to Archer Daniels […]

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How To Cook Rice

Rice cooing varies based on the variety of rice you are cooking. These are the generic instructions about how to cook these different options: Long grain rice cooks up most separate and fluffy if the grains are sautéed in a small bit of oil or butter until some of the grains start to look slightly […]

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The Different Rice Production Processes

White rice has the hull and bran removed during the polishing process, diminishing its nutritional content but refining its taste. In the USA, for example it is required that this rice to be generally enriched by law, with nutrients like riboflavin, calcium, niacin, and iron added. Brown rice has just the hull removed, so it […]

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68 quick facts about rice!

1)    Rice is the source of one quarter of global per capita human energy. 2)    The average American consumes 25 lbs of rice per year, 4 of which come from drinking beer. 3)    Eleven percent of the world’s arable land, are given over to rice cultivation – more than 500 million hectares. 4)    The first […]

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