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Farmers forecasting less rice, higher prices because of drought

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Sushi rice.
Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio
Sushi rice.

California supplies nearly all of the nation's sushi rice, and economists say the drought is likely to affect rice more than any other food grown here.

California supplies nearly all of the nation's sushi rice, and economists say the drought is likely to affect rice more than any other food grown here. For Capital Public Radio, Amy Quinton reports that the speculation of loss already is driving up prices.
 

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