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Provisia will meet a need in Louisiana, other Mid-South rice fields

Multiple demonstrations should give growers opportunity to see Provisia rice in action in 2017.

Horizon Ag leaders had what they thought was a perfect field for demonstrating what the new Provisia rice variety (PVL01) could do. Mother Nature didn’t cooperate, dropping a large amount of rainfall after farmers boarded the bus for the company’s south Louisiana Field Tour at the Christian Richard Farm near Kaplan, La. But company representatives believe growers will have other opportunities to see the new variety, as General Manager Tim Walker explained in this video.

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