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.