Gary Blumenthal and Matt Herrington are attending the USDA Outlook Forum in Arlington, VA
David Gregg is attending the SUSTA meeting
Gary Blumenthal is presenting at the Canadian Global Crops Symposium in Calgary, AB
Agribusiness can refer to virtually every commercial activity from crop and livestock production to the placement of consumer foods on grocery shelves or wool and cotton textiles in the hands of users. Thus, it encompasses everything from farms, small local businesses like farm service and input suppliers, country elevators, feedlots, dairies, and processors of crops to very large, vertically-integrated, multi-national corporations spanning the globe.
Gary Blumenthal and David Gregg are attending the U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council's Annual Workship in Baltimore, MD.
28 November - 2 December
David Gregg is attendingwork completed on behalf of the California strawberrry industry in Watsonville, CA.
The All India Poultry Exporters Association wants the government to either ban the importation of chicken meat produced with biotech feed ingredients or allow Indian farmers to plant the more productive biotech soybeans and corn.