State Fairgrounds - P.O. Box 19281 - Springfield, IL 62794-9281 - 217/782-2172 - TDD 217/524-6858 - Fax 217/785-4505

Hosting Foreign Delegations

Bureau of Marketing & Promotions

The IL Dept of Agriculture often hosts foreign delegations visiting our state to learn more about our agriculture and our agribusinesses. Whether the group's focus is governmental, commercial trade, or academics and research, we try to accommodate in a way that promotes Illinois as a valuable partner.

For more information contact Jim Mackey at 217/782-2581 or


China Deligation                    China Deligation

Delegation from China September 2011