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Hongseong County ranked 1st in South Korean strawberry exports, holds a promotional event in Hong Kong

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Published Dec 20, 2023

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The Hongseong County in South Chungcheong Province promoted its Honghee strawberries in Hong Kong, the top country for Korea's strawberry exports. The promotional event was held by the county mayor and other officials, showcasing the new variety of strawberry developed over 10 years. Governor Lee also held a meeting with import companies to expand the global sales network for the strawberries and promised to increase farm income.
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(Hongseong = Yonhap News) Reporter Kim So-yeon = Hongseong-gun, South Chungcheong Province promoted Honghee strawberries in Hong Kong, the world's No. 1 country for Korea's strawberry exports. Hongseong County Mayor Lee Yong-rok and other military officials held a promotional event for Honghee strawberries and Hongseong garlic at a store in Hong Kong's Citygate Outlet on the 19th (local time). Honghee is a new strawberry variety developed over 10 years by the county agricultural technology center and agricultural corporation Hetero, and was launched in earnest this year after pilot cultivation last year. The county explained that depending on the coloring period, it tastes like apple, green grape, or peach, and is harder and has a higher sugar content than other varieties, so it attracted attention from local people. After personally participating in the local promotional event, Governor Lee held a meeting with representatives of agricultural product import companies and promised ...
Source: Yna
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