80th annual International Rice Festival kicks off

Photo Credit: KLFY (2015)
Photo Credit: KLFY (2015)

CROWLEY, La. (KLFY)—The International Rice Festival is back this year.

The festival started on Oct. 5, 1937, and is Louisiana’s oldest agricultural festival.

According to the festival’s website, the celebration brings attention to the importance of rice as a food and also emphasizes its place in the world’s economic picture.

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