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BEIJING - The wholesale prices of China's agricultural products edged down last week, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs. From May 30 to June 6, the China agricultural product wholesale price index came in at 117.65, down 2.34 points week on week. On a weekly basis, the average wholesale price of pork, a staple meat in China, climbed 0.5 percent to 21.26 yuan ($3.19) per kg, rising for seven consecutive weeks. Meanwhile, the price of eggs dropped 3.3 percent to 10.06 yuan per kg. The average wholesale prices of 28 key types of vegetables tracked by the

BEIJING -- Chinese Vice-Premier Hu Chunhua Tuesday underscored smoothing the sales channels for agricultural and sideline products from areas lifted out of poverty recently. Hu made the remarks while attending the launching ceremony of a meeting in Beijing on better connecting the production and sales of agricultural products. Connecting these aspects of farm produce from poor areas is crucial in developing local industries and will help increase residents" incomes, Hu said, calling for innovative ways to expand the sales channels. The matchmaking meeting took place online and offline and featured more than 200,000 agricultural and sideline products from areas just