The U.S. Grains Council (USGC) welcomed USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) staff to its Washington, D.C., headquarters this week to learn more about the organization and how FAS assists the U.S. grain industry. Pictured, the group heard from USGC Vice President Cary Sifferath on the scope of the Council’s international work.
About The U.S. Grains Council
The U.S. Grains Council develops export markets for U.S. barley, corn, sorghum and related products including distiller’s dried grains with solubles (DDGS) and ethanol. With full-time presence in 28 locations, the Council operates programs in more than 50 countries and the European Union. The Council believes exports are vital to global economic development and to U.S. agriculture’s profitability. Detailed information about the Council and its programs is online at www.grains.org.