Texas Rice Council to Celebrate 60th Anniversary !!

Dec 22, 2010, 17:48 ET from Texas Rice Council

January 13, 2011 @ 4:00 p.m.

Safari Texas Ranch in Richmond, TX 77407

Attention All Rice Farmers and Rice Industry

HOUSTON, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Attention all Texas rice farmers!  Mark your calendars and come join the Board of Directors of the Texas Rice Council as they celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the organization.  The celebration will take place on Thursday, January 13, 2011 at the Texas Safari Ranch located at 11627 FM 1464, Richmond, Texas 77407.  Registration opens at 3:15 p.m. while the program will start at 4:00 p.m.

While the annual meeting will provide valuable information for farmers with presentations regarding Agriculture & the New Congress from Cornerstone Government Affairs and a Rice Market Review from Dennis DeLaughter, this year's meeting includes plenty of entertainment for those in attendance.   Following the presentations there will be a cocktail reception followed by a dinner with a special celebrity entertainer.  Dr. Gene Howard, a John Wayne impersonator who has appeared on the Sean Hannity Show, Good Morning America, Texas Country Reporter, Swans Place Television Show and many more will be the featured evening entertainment.

This Anniversary Celebration is open to all rice producers, rice mills, rural banks, supporting industries and affiliated rice businesses.  So mark your calendars and make plans to attend!  Don't forget to R.S.V.P.  For more information and to get your free tickets, visit: www.TexasRice.EventBrite.com or call the Texas Rice Council office at 713-974-7423.

We look forward to seeing you there! 

This meeting is open to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, or disability.  Persons who require alternative means of communication (such as Braille, large print, sign language), special dietary needs or language interpretation should contact:  Veronica Vargas at (713) 974-7423 at least 10 days before the meeting.

SOURCE Texas Rice Council