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Tuesday in China: Tobacco, soybean, cotton meetings

By on August 4, 2009

We had a busy day in China, with our group splitting up to cover three commodities: tobacco, soybeans and cotton. I met with Commissioner Jiang Chenkeng, the head of China’s State Tobacco Monopoly Administration, and several members of his staff.

Monday in China: An egg farm and a meeting at the U.S. Embassy

By on August 3, 2009

Our delegation arrived in China yesterday, and we all appear to have recovered from the long flight. Today we went to work. This morning, Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler and our group met with Yuan Zhengdong, deputy general manager of DQY

Today’s Topic: Trade mission to China

By on July 28, 2009

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with the Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler is leading a trade mission to China Aug. 1-8 to expand markets for North Carolina tobacco, soybeans,