Program: 2018 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference

Thursday, November 9, 2018 - Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center

8:30-9:00am Registration and Coffee
9:00am Welcome from AEDE Department Chair Tim Haab 
9:30am Barry Ward, Director, OSU Extension Income Tax School: "Farm Input Outlook"
10:45am Ben Brown, Farm Management Program: “Commodity Outlook- South America Focus”
11:30am Ian Sheldon, Professor and Andersons Chair of Agricultural Marketing, Trade, and Policy- “Trade and Policy”
12:15pm Lunch and networking
1:00pm Comments from Cathann Kress, Dean, and Gary Pierzynski, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies
1:15pm Agricultural Policy Panel- Carl Zulauf, Professor Emeritus, Fred Yoder, Yoder Ag Services, and Kevin Elder, Producer
2:00pm Chris Hurt, Professor, Purdue University, Agricultural Economics- “U.S. Livestock Outlook”
2:45pm Ani Katchova, Farm Income Enhancement Program Chair- “Ohio Financial Conditions and Outlook”