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Blog entry Missing rice!

02 February 2011

If you are a Freericer who regular checks back in on your account and keeps a small part of the day free to help raise rice (there are many of us), you will have noticed a drop in your rice totals yesterday.

Our apologies for causing concern - we upgraded the Freerice database and servers to increase the speed of the site. You will note that questions are now loading faster. However, in the process, the old database was not uploaded correctly resulting in rice totals dropping dramatically.

We have now rectified the situation and you should see your totals are restored. But please let us know if the problem persists?

Many thanks for taking the time to play Freerice and raise rice!
Team Freerice

Comments
Wed, 02/02/2011 - 23:07 Evos203

I lost thousands of grains and never got them back!

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 22:27 canyaharlie

IT'S GOING EVEN SLOWER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 22:24 canyaharlie

oh. i wondered why.

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 21:42 juneroc

All my rice disappeared (I had 10,000 grains of rice) and now I have to start all over!!!

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 21:34 LanMandragoran

Mine is still missing

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 21:02 davidjon1

i am supposed to have about 53k but i only have 51.5k

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 19:56 osamaman

this is like awesome like man lik

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 18:45 ksullli30

Hi, I did notice this drop yesterday and then spent a long time last night regaining the original amount I had (39,090 grains). This morning when I woke up the original number I had was back but the 38,700 grains I got last night were not included. Is there anyway to get this fixed?

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 18:30 demeterroxs321

i am sad!

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 17:59 killthehunger

gosh, i started my account 2 months ago and started today. where has my brain gone!!!
;P

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 17:44 C4L1D0S0

I recently lost 1000 grain of ricee! not fairr! =S

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 17:04 melasuz

i checked my account january 31 and played freerice that day and everyday after that until now. i think i am missing 5,000 grains of rice in my totals could you check for me. thank you and have a awesome day i love being a freerice player

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 17:00 Greg Gianopoulos

I am hosting a competition for my high school to see which grade can donate the most rice on your website. I created four groups yesterday on your website (one for each class), and they are all gone today.

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 15:07 JOHNY.J

can me add me in the rankings?

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