56.3 F
February 18, 2018
These rice fields are a muddy mess and need a lot of shovel work. Yes, the old shovel--a rice farmer's best tool. After rice harvest, throughout the cold northern California winter, these rice fields have been submerged in water, decomposing last year's remaining rice straw. Now, as spring approaches, we need to drain the winter water and dry out...

2018 Rice Harvest | How Rice is Harvested in Brazil!

Learn how rice is harvested in Brazil during the 2018 rice harvest. I'm in Joinville, Santa Catarina driving down Rodovia do Arroz (Rice Highway), through the Villa Nova rural district of the city, looking...

My Top 10 Favorite Things to do in Joinville, Brazil!

Watch now for my top 10 favorite things to do in Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil. If you're visiting this city you'll learn a lot about what activities, culture and food Joinville has to offer....

Traveling with Expired Passport!

Have you ever realized that you were about to travel with an expired passport? One day before our long flight to Brazil Clara awoke and, while running a checklist of things to do, realized...


I’m a third generation California rice farmer, husband to a supportive wife and daddy to an awesome daughter. I enjoying sharing my experiences both in and out of the rice fields. I hope you enjoy!



Rice Farmer Thinks He Can YouTube!

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Milking the Rice!

Draining, Physically Draining!


The Difference Between Brown Rice & White Rice!

 I get this question a lot: what's the difference between brown rice and white rice? The answer is, in short, nutrition--and that's based on...

This is Joinville, Brazil!


A Promo Collaboration with Fans of RFTV

The USA Rice Federation requested that I do a promo video about myself and Rice Farming TV for the "Rice Storytelling" panel in which...