• We've come a long way

    From a humble beginning in 1924 the NSW rice industry has grown to become a major contributor to Australia's wealth

  • 245,000 tonnes of rice produced in 2016
  • 412 farms producing rice
  • 22,466 hectares of harvested area

The New South Wales Rice Industry Organisation

RICE MARKETING BOARD FOR THE STATE OF NSW

NSW regulatory authority that operates to obtain the best possible monetary return for NSW rice growers, by licensing Authorised Buyers and issuing the Sole and Exclusive Export licence.

RICEGROWERS LIMITED (trading as SunRice)

One of the largest rice food companies in the world and one of Australia's leading branded food exporters, exporting 30 brands to 60 countries.

RICEGROWERS' ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA (RGA)

Represents the interests of rice growers to SunRice, government and other relevant organisations, and provides grower education and development opportunities.

RICE R&D ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Oversees rice research, development and extension, including the implementation of the Rice Five year R&D Plan. Made up of six rice growers, technical experts and Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation and RGA executives.

RURAL INDUSTRIES RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

Federal Authority that manages grower levies and government contributions for rice research, development and extension.