Fall Economics Outlook Conference

Montana Agriculture:  Current Issues and the Role of Agricultural Research

Fall Conference

MSU Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics and MSU Extension announced our 8th Annual Agricultural Economics Outlook Conference.  The 2014 conference was held on November 7th in MSU’s Procrastinator Theater. 

The conference featured several faculty members from MSU’s Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics addressing current issues facing Montana agricultural producers.  The morning session concluded with a keynote address provided by Professor Philip Pardey of the University of Minnesota. Dr. Pardey discussed the role of research in the agricultural sector.  The afternoon session featured several options for attendees to choose from.

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