California rough rice stocks in all positions on October 1, 2014 totaled 7.54 million hundredweight (cwt), up 158 percent from the total on October 1, 2013 of 2.93 million cwt. California rough rice stocks were down 31 percent from the August 1, 2014 level. Medium grain varities accounted for 89 percent of the total rough rice, while long and short varieties combined account for 11 percent of the total rough rice stocks.
California milled rice stocks in all positions totaled 1.11 million cwt, down 22 percent from the August 1, 2014 level and 8 percent below a year ago.
Read the full USDA Rice Stocks report here. (.pdf)