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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics


Measuring the Economic Contribution of Agriculture in Ohio: An Educational and Informative Workshop

Thursday, June 29, 2017 from 9am-12pm.  Attend in person at the Ag Administration Building, Conference room 250  (limited to 30 participants) or via webinar

Please indicate attendance choice below.  You will be sent a confirmation email prior to the workshop with your chosen attendence decision.  The webinar will be recorded and shared.

The goals of the workshop are:

  • Introduction to economic contribution analysis and efforts to standardize procedures across states - Speaker is Leah English of the University of Arkansas
  • Discuss best practices for measuring economic contributions of the agricultural sector - Speaker is Professor Emeritus Thomas Johnson, the Frank Miller Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics and Professor in the Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs, University of Missouri.  Johnson is Director of Rural Policy Research Institute’s Analytic and Academic Programs. 
  • Discuss Ohio Contribution Analysis and open discussion