IGC MCC Meetings – Paris, France – December 3-5

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IGC MCC Meetings – Paris, France – December 3-5

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On December 3-5 Katy Lee, IGTC Secretariat and Gary Martin, NAEGA President and CEO and President of the IGTC, will travel to Paris, France to participate in the International Grains Council’s 48th Session. In Paris, relevant industry bodies such as IGTC, observers and the IGC’s 55 government representatives will be…

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COP-MOP – Sharm El Sheikh – November 17-26

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On November 17-26 Katy Lee, IGTC Secretariat, will travel to Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt to join and IGTC delegation participating in the ninth meeting of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Biosafety Protocol (COP-MOP). While in Egypt, Katy will represent and communicate…

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USAEDC Conference – Baltimore, MD – November 14-16

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On November 14-16 Ryan Olson, NAEGA Director of Operations, will travel to Baltimore, MD to participate in the U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council’s (USAEDC) annual conference. A copy of the agenda for this conference will be shared when it is available. While in Baltimore, Ryan will also represent NAEGA and…

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IGTC Meetings with ISF – Berlin, Germany – October 19-20

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On October 19-20 Katy Lee, IGTC Secretariat and Randy Gordon, NGFA President and NAEGA volunteer, will travel to Berlin, Germany to participate in a meeting with the International Seed Federation (ISF). The central theme of the IGTC’s meeting with the ISF will be information sharing on plant breeding innovation for…

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IGTC Working Visit – Pretoria, South Africa – October 9-12

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On October 9-12 Katy Lee, IGTC Secretariat, will travel to Pretoria, South Africa for a working visit with IGTC member association South Africa Cereals and Oilseeds Trade Association (SACOTA). During this visit to South Africa, Ms. Lee will advance NAEGA’s UES objectives focused on support and engagement with the IGTC…

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International Maritime Organization CCC5 – September 10-15 – London, UK

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On September 10-15 Ryan will travel to London, United Kingdom to attend the fifth meeting of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Sub-committee on the Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC) as a member of the International Bulk Terminals Association (IBTA) delegation. Over the past few years NAEGA has worked closely…

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U.S. FGIS soybean, corn and canola standards

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The NAEGA Grades and Inspections Committee is coordinating with the National Grain and Feed Association’s Grades and Weights Committee to respond to U.S. Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) request for public comment on current Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) standards for canola, corn and soybeans as follows:   Request for comments…

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USAEDC Attaché Seminar – July 11-13 – Arlington, Virginia

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The U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council will hold its annual Attaché Seminar on July 11-13 in Arlington, Virginia. This year’s seminar includes a number of speakers providing information regarding updates in the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), upcoming plans for the Office of Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, as well as…

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US State Department Foreign Service Institute Presentation

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On July 26 Gary will address a class of U.S. foreign service personnel enrolled in a Biotechnology and Global Challenges course.  U.S. State Department economic officers and USDA FAS staff are included in the training class meant to bring officers up to speed on biotechnology issues. A further agenda and…

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USAEDC Attaché Seminar

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The U.S. Agricultural Export Development Council will hold its annual Attaché Seminar on July 11-13 in Arlington, Virginia. This year’s seminar includes a number of speakers providing information regarding updates in the Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), upcoming plans for the Office of Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, as well as…

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