JAPANESE IN ILLINOIS

Japanese trade team

A group of Japanese government officials visited the Illinois Corn office today, wanting to learn more about the 2013 crop, prices, quality, and more. The most exciting conversation though occurred over issues that we share with them, namely that they have a vocal group within their country that are concerned about GMO crops and that they also are dealing with the graying of farmers and the lack of young men and women who want to enter the industry.

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