AEDE Faculty Participation at the 2012 Farm Science Review

Sep. 17, 2012
The 2012 Farm Science Review begins today and AEDE faculty, staff and students will actively participate in many events this year. The Farm Science Review offers Review participants an opportunity to interact with agricultural economists, farm management specialists and Extension educators from the department.
 
The Farm Science Review, which celebrates its 50th show this year and runs from September 18-20, 2012, is sponsored by The Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, OSU Extension, and the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center. The Farm Science Review is held at Ohio State’s 2,100 acre Molly Caren Agricultural Center, which is located two miles north of London, Ohio on US Route 40. Throughout its history, the Farm Science Review has been at the forefront of showcasing the future of agriculture. To learn more and to see the full schedule of events, please visit the Farm Science Review website.
 
AEDE faculty will participate in the following events:
 
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
 
Time: 10:00am
Participants: Matt Roberts, AEDE Associate Professor; Ian Sheldon, AEDE Andersons Professor of International Trade; Carl Zulauf, AEDE Professor; and Katharine Ferguson, the Rural Policy Director for U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown
Location: Tobin Building, 1001 Beef Street
 
Time: 10:20am
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Crop Input Costs
Participant: Barry Ward, Assistant Extension Professor, Leader Production Business Management
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 11:30am
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Farmland Values and Cash Rents
Participant: Barry Ward, Assistant Extension Professor, Leader Production Business Management
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 11:45am
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Ag Policy Update
Participant: Carl Zulauf, AEDE Professor
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 12:00pm
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Grain Market Outlook
Participant: Matt Roberts, AEDE Associate Professor
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 12:20pm
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Ag Policy Update
Participant: Carl Zulauf, AEDE Professor
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 1:00pm
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Grain Market Outlook
Participant: Matt Roberts, AEDE Associate Professor
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 1:20pm
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Ag Policy Update
Participant: Carl Zulauf, AEDE Professor
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
 
Time: 11:20am
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Grain Market Outlook
Participant: Matt Roberts, AEDE Associate Professor
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 11:40am
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Farmland Values and Cash Rents
Participant: Barry Ward, Assistant Extension Professor, Leader Production Business Management
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: 12:00pm
Event: Question the Authorities Series: Grain Market Outlook
Participant: Matt Roberts, AEDE Associate Professor
Location: 426 Friday Avenue
 
Time: Afternoon
Event: Ohio Top Farmer Meeting
Participant: Carl Zulauf, AEDE Professor
Location: Closed to the Public
 
Thursday, September 20, 2012
 
Time: 11:00am
Event: Panel Discussion: Current State and Future Outlook for the Oil and Gas Industry in Ohio
Participants: Douglas Southgate, AEDE Professor and Co-Director of The Ohio State University’s Subsurface Energy Resource Center
Location: Center for Small Farms, 155 Corn Avenue
 
Additionally, AEDE faculty will provide support to the Farm Business Office at the Farm Science Review, which is located in the Francine Firebaugh Building, and which gives Review participants the opportunity to interact one-on-one with Ohio State University Extension Farm Management Specialists, OSU Agricultural Economists, and OSU Extension Educators.  Review participants can seek advice on various farm business and management topics including budgeting, cash rents, flexible cash rent arrangements, land purchase issues, input buying, farm transition planning, estate planning, retirement planning, farm record keeping and analysis, tax management, human resources management, risk management issues and more. OSU Extension Enterprise Budgets will be available along with “Ohio Farm Custom Rates 2012” and “Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rental Rates 2011-12”.
 
September 18, 2012