Fall Economics Outlook Conference

Montana Agriculture:  Global Trade to Local Foods


Fall Conference

 

MSU Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics and MSU Extension are announcing our 9th Annual Agricultural Economics Outlook Conference.  The 2015 conference "Montana Agriculture:  Global Trade to Local Foods" will be held on November 6th in MSU’s Procrastinator Theater. 

The conference will feature several faculty members from MSU’s Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics addressing current issues facing Montana agricultural producers.  The morning session will conclude with a keynote address provided by Professor Colin Carter from University of California, Davis.  Dr. Carter will discuss the role of  trade and the trans-pacific strategic economic partnership agreement.  The afternoon session will feature two breakout sessions.  One will focus on Price Risk Management while the other will focus on Local Foods. Registration for the conference is $25.00.  The complete agenda and registration forms are provided below.

This year’s event is once again part of MSU’s Celebrate Agriculture Weekend.  More information is available at: http://ag.montana.edu/excellence/agappreciation.htm.

Click here to learn about past conferences.