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BEIJING -- The wholesale prices of China's agricultural products went down on Wednesday, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. The latest China agricultural product wholesale price index came in at 135.45, down 0.95 points from the previous day. By 2 p.m. Wednesday, the average wholesale price of pork, a staple meat in China, declined 2.7 percent to 21.29 yuan ($3.34) per kg. The price of eggs edged down 0.3 percent to 9.25 yuan per kg. The average price of 28 key types of vegetables tracked by the index went down 1.2 percent, and that of six key