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Twenty-five participants from the Chinese Seed Technology Research (CSTGR) group visited ALMACO on Sept 6 to tour the facility and learn about its research equipment. The group is made up of mid- level scientists involved in corn breeding technologies in China, and they have been visiting Iowa State University as well as private seed companies in the USA over the last three months, learning about seed breeding and research technology. Pictured are members of the CSTGR group, as well as ALMACO employees: Todd Vincent, sales manager; Allison Conrad, sales processing and support specialist; Jiong Shan, China representative and Patrick Clem, president of business development.