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This farm tour will provide international journalists a unique opportunity to experience and discover the facts about U.S. agriculture and food in an up-close and intimate setting. With access to government and industry leaders, farmers, agricultural researchers, entrepreneurs, and more, the journalists will be able to have their questions answered and gain a more accurate and thorough understanding of the many practices and principles guiding U.S. agriculture. Ultimately, those on the tour will return to the UK with a newfound awareness and appreciation for American agriculture and food, resulting in fair and accurate reporting.

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