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Wales scholar from abroad visits Missouri

Posted on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 10:12 am

Clare James, of Llanyre, Wales, visits Monroe City Ag students during her month long visit to Missouri.

Kevin and Tina Long have been hosts to a foreign graduate of Harper Adams University in England. Clare James, of Llanyre, Wales, recently obtained her BSN in Agribusiness. She was awarded the Meat Promotion Wales scholar of 2017 and was awarded a scholarship to travel to the United States to study the American beef industry, in order to improve practices in Wales. James commented, “I am very excited to be on this holiday to learn the grading system here in America before returning home to start work.”Since arriving in the states, she has visited Washington D.C. While there she visited the USDA Department of Agriculture and the National Cattleman’s Association.

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