Agricultural Policy and Outlook Meeting

Thursday,November 9, 2017 from 8:30am-1:30pm.  Attend in person at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center located at 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus, OH 43210 or via webinar.  

Please REGISTER here.  You will be sent a confirmation email prior to the workshop with your chosen attendence decision.  The webinar will be recorded and shared.

The focus will be on policy changes, key issues, and market behavior with respect to farm, food, energy resources, and the environment. Experts from The Ohio State University's Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics (AEDE) will offer their thoughts about what the food and agricultural community should expect in 2018.   Featured Speakers include: 

  • Ani Katchova, Chair, Farm Income Enhancement Program- “Ohio Farm Financial Conditions and Outlook”

  • Carl Zulauf, AEDE Professor Emeritus  - “Farm Policy”

  • Ian Sheldon, Chair, Anderson’s Program in International Trade – “Trade Title”

  • George Mokrzan, Director of Economics, Huntington National Bank – “Economic Outlook”

  • Gary Schnitkey, Professor and Farm Management Specialist, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois – “Agricultural Outlook”