The 4th Annual Northeast USA Rice Conference

The 4th Annual Northeast USA Rice Conference has been scheduled for Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Akaogi Farm in Westminster West, Vermont. This conference will focus on various aspects of rice farming in the Northeast including seed saving, data collection, wildlife conservation, and small-scale rice processing equipment. Featuring:

  • David Mackill (Adjunct Professor, Plant Sciences, University of California Davis)
  • Conrad Vispo (ecologist, Farmscape Ecology Program, Hawthorne Valley Farm)

Shital Kinkhabwala, who has provided delicious food for our previous conferences, will cater lunch and highlight dishes from a traditional Indian meal.

Registration Fee: $50/person, $60/couple, $40/student

Registration fee includes lunch and copy of the 2012 conference proceedings. Register early, space is limited. Deadline for registration is July 26th. To register please provide your name, e-mail address, and a check made out to Mia Murphy, 351 Longley Road, Groton, MA 01450. Contact Mia at

Event Date: 
Saturday, August 03, 2013: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm