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November 5, 2013
Huntsman discusses relationship between China, US
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — This century's biggest story will be the rise of China to superpower status and how the United States reacts to it, former Utah governor and U.S. ambassador to China Jon Huntsman said Monday night during a speech at a South Dakota college. Huntsman talked about...
November 5, 2013 - 2:07pm
November 4, 2013
Former Utah Gov. Huntsman speaking Monday in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Former Utah governor and U.S. ambassador to China Jon Huntsman is scheduled to speak in Sioux Falls. Huntsman, a 2012 Republican presidential candidate, will discuss the "Geopolitics of China and the U.S." at 7 p.m. Monday at Augustana College. He's the latest...
November 4, 2013 - 12:00pm
July 10, 2013
SD tourism officials look to lure Chinese visitors
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Department of Tourism is hoping to draw Chinese visitors to the Mount Rushmore state. South Dakota tourism officials recently hosted their first Chinese familiarization tour of the state for Chinese tour operators.
July 10, 2013 - 3:06pm
June 28, 2013
China to boost wheat imports after extensive rain damage to crops
BEIJING/SINGAPORE -- China will tap global markets for more top-quality wheat after rains during last month's harvest damaged some 10 million...
June 28, 2013 - 6:54am
June 14, 2013
GUEBERT: Top reasons to love China's purchase of Smithfield
There are dozens of reasons for American farmers and ranchers to be thrilled -- nay, elated! -- by Shuanghui International Holding Inc.'s proposed...
June 14, 2013 - 6:07am
April 18, 2013
Daugaard builds trust with tribes
Gov. Dennis Daugaard has been quietly meeting and building relationships with South Dakota's American Indian tribal leaders, and he says the...
April 18, 2013 - 9:28pm
April 5, 2013
Brian Klock to accompany governor to China
Mitchell businessman Brian Klock will be among a contingent of 15 South Dakota business and agriculture leaders departing today with Gov. Dennis...
April 5, 2013 - 6:56am
February 14, 2013
Speaker at SDSU to discuss China's influence
BROOKINGS -- Award-winning photojournalist James Whitlow Delano will address "Chinese Soft Power, WikiLeaks and a Small Amazonian Country" at South Dakota State University this month. Delano will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Bailey Rotunda Room D on the campus. His lecture is open...
February 14, 2013 - 5:34am
January 16, 2013
Sanford Health might expand to China
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sanford Health could be operating in China in about a year if the Dakotas-based health system can work out details of a joint venture with the country's communist government. Sanford Executive Vice President Ruth Krystopolski tells the media the Chinese government...
January 16, 2013 - 8:11am
January 2, 2013
SD governor leading another trade mission to China
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Wednesday that he'll lead another trade mission to China in the spring, and he urged South Dakota business...
January 2, 2013 - 3:16pm
November 7, 2012
Typhoon no obstacle to third record Chinese corn harvest
CHICAGO -- Chinese farmers are reaping a third record corn harvest even after a typhoon wiped out some of the crop, easing demand for imports at a time when the U.S. drought is driving sales from the biggest exporter to a four-decade low. The harvest rose 3.6 percent to 199.74...
November 7, 2012 - 7:28am
September 6, 2012
China's corn demand not deterred by record prices
HONG KONG -- Corn consumption in China, the world's second-largest user, remains resilient even after prices rallied to a record in Chicago, according to DWS Investments, which invests $3.4 billion in agriculture-related businesses. "We still have strong demand from countries...
September 6, 2012 - 11:16am
July 30, 2012
Sanford Health considers opening a pediatric clinic in Ningo, China
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Sanford Health is considering expanding to China. The Dakotas-based hospital system is sending a team from Sioux Falls in August to the country to see whether it is possible to open a pediatric clinic in the city of Ningo, a port on the East China Sea. ...
July 30, 2012 - 7:25am
June 12, 2012
Chinese delegation visits Ethan farm
ETHAN -- A Chinese delegation visited a rural Ethan farm Tuesday to see where some of the country's soybean supply is produced. Matt Bainbridge,...
June 12, 2012 - 11:40pm
Ethan family hosting China trade delegation
ETHAN (AP) -- An Ethan family on Tuesday is hosting a group of pork producers and industry members from China. The trade team is in South Dakota on a 10-day study tour of the Midwest that's sponsored by the U.S. Soybean Export Council. The group attended the World Pork Expo in Des...
June 12, 2012 - 9:06am