Welcome to Delta Rice Promotions, Inc.!

Image from the 2021 Delta festival.
Dobbs Roberts (left) from Tunica County is the Runner-Up Delta Rice Queen and scholarship winner. Día Chawla (right) from Leflore County was crowned as the first Delta Rice Queen. She received a $2000.00 scholarship to the school of her choice.

Both girls will represent Delta Rice Promotions, Inc. and assist with promoting Mississippi Rice. Pictured with the winners is USA Rice representative, Josh Hankins.

Scholarships were made possible by Mississippi Farm Bureau, Horizon Ag, Farmers Grain Terminal and Delta Rice Promotions, Inc.

DRP National Rice Month graphic with facts on Mississippi-grown rice

2022 Rice Harvested Acers for the top two Delta counties:

  1. Bolivar County – 28,800 acres
  2. Tunica County – 24,600 acres
Delta Rice Festival 2022 graphic, September 15, 2022 4-7pm Downtown Merigold