46th Annual Texas Rice Festival

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The 46th annual Texas Rice Festival was held September 30 - October 4, 2015 at the Winnie-Stowell Park in Winnie, Texas. The Texas Rice Festival is an annual harvest celebration held the first weekend of October. The festival was created in 1969 to honor rice farming, which is a major economic contribution to this region of Southeast Texas.

NASDA Texas Field Supervisor Cathy Reagan and her staff once again participated with the Southern Plains Regional Field Office in staffing a booth at the Rice Education Tent. The photo shows the following (from left to right):

David Reue, Field Enumerator
Andy Anderson, Field Enumerator
Eugene Hinze, Field Enumerator
Cathy Reagan, Field Supervisor
Benita Hodge, SPRO Statistician
Ann Golden, Field Enumerator

Rice Festival 2015