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22 farmers and agribusiness folks from around the world toured Illinois dairy farms and local agribusiness companies over the past few days. 

 

The Illinois Department of Agriculture held its international dairy tour with individuals from Mexico, Guatemala and Thailand. Bobby Dowson with the IDOA says these tours pay off for Illinois in the short and long term.

 

 

The Illinois Department of Agriculture says the last three dairy tours resulted in $5.5 million in agriculture sales.

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