trade http://kbia.org en Mo. Gov. Nixon heading to Chicago http://kbia.org/post/mo-gov-nixon-heading-chicago <p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is heading to Chicago for several days.</p><p>The governor&#39;s office says Nixon will be attending a bipartisan governors&#39; forum about leadership in times of crisis. The event at the University of Chicago is to feature presentations from former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani and former U.S. Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson.</p><p>While in Chicago, Nixon also is to discuss about foreign trade issues with representatives of Brazil, Canada, Chile, Japan, Korea, Turkey and the United Kingdom.</p><p>Nixon was leaving Tuesday for Chicago and is to return Thursday.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 20:55:54 +0000 Person: Associated Press 42156 at http://kbia.org Mo. Gov. Nixon heading to Chicago WTO ruling could boost US chicken exports http://kbia.org/post/wto-ruling-could-boost-us-chicken-exports <p></p><p>The nation’s poultry industry exported a record 8.1 billion pounds of chicken last year, according to the USA Poultry and Egg Export Council. But a recent decision from the World Trade Organization in the latest skirmish between the US and China could drive up that number dramatically. It’s the latest volley in the export battle between the world’s top two economic superpowers.</p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 15:14:27 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 38270 at http://kbia.org WTO ruling could boost US chicken exports USDA releases labeling rule for meat http://kbia.org/post/usda-releases-labeling-rule-meat <p>Consumers may soon know more about where their meat comes from because of a long-debated change made by the US Department of Agriculture on Thursday.</p> Thu, 23 May 2013 18:52:31 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 34224 at http://kbia.org USDA releases labeling rule for meat Missouri's China connection http://kbia.org/post/missouris-china-connection <p><strong>Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/"> Intersection website.</a></strong><a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/"> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 23:02:04 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 18866 at http://kbia.org Missouri's China connection