Friday, May 3, 2019, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

The next meeting of the Carolina Gold Rice Foundation will start with a tour of Campbell Coxe’s Carolina Plantation Rice in Darlington, S.C. (151 Mont Clare Road) followed by a visit to the Clemson University Pee Dee Research and Education Center in Florence (2200 Pocket Road).

9 a.m.-10:30 a.m: Carolina Plantation Rice tour
11 a.m.-3 p.m: CGRF meeting at Pee Dee Research and Education Center with updates from our boardmembers on ongoing projects and a presentation from Hayden Smith of the College of Charleston on inland rice production in the 19th century. The afternoon will include a rice kitchen-inspired lunch and conclude with a tour of the Pee Dee Research and Education Center.

Please register for the meeting via Facebook or Eventbrite. We look forward to an exciting day in the fields.

CGRF meetings are open to the public and feature speakers, tastings, and networking for farmers, scholars, chefs, journalists, and anyone interested in heritage grains and agriculture. Like us on Facebook.