2018 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference
9:00am - VIDEO COMMENTS from Cathann Kress, Vice President for Agricultural Administration and Dean, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and Gary Pierzynski, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences
9:10am - Tim Haab, AEDE Department Chair: WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION
9:30am - Moderator, Zoe Plakias, AEDE Assistant Professor
10:15am - Break
12:00pm - Lunch
2017 Outlook Conference:
View the entire 2017 annual Ohio State University Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference that was held on November 9th from 8:30am to 2:00pm.
Click on the featured speaker's name to view a recording of their presentation.
8:45-9:00am Intros from AEDE Department Chair Tim Haab, Cathann A. Kress, VP for Agricultural Administration and Dean, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and Conference Moderator and AEDE Assistant Professor Zoe Plakias
9:30-10:00am Ian Sheldon, Chair, Anderson’s Program in International Trade – “Free Trade Agreements: Why They Matter to U.S. Agriculture”
1:15-2:00pm Gary Schnitkey, Professor and Farm Management Specialist, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics, University of Illinois – “Current Outlook and Economic Conditions on Corn-Belt Farms”
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