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The RICE BELT of the United States includes Arkansas
Arkansas
, Louisiana
Louisiana
, Mississippi
Mississippi
and Texas
Texas
, four southern U.S. states that grow a significant portion of the nation's rice crop. The name is in conformity with the Corn Belt of the Midwest
Midwest
, in which much of the nation's corn is grown. Rice
Rice
production by county in the United States

Arkansas
Arkansas
is the nation's leading rice producer, followed by California
California
(not part of the Rice
Rice
Belt), Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, and Missouri
Missouri
(bordering on, but not part of, the Rice
Rice
Belt).

REFERENCES

* Childs, Nathan (November 2005). " Rice
Rice
Situation and Outlook Yearbook" (PDF). United St