2015 Abner Womack Missouri Agriculture Outlook & Breimyer Policy Seminar

 

A discussion of the outlook for the farm economy and some initial thoughts about the new farm bill and other policy developments was held on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Bradford Technology Transfer Center, Bradford Research Farm (4968 Rangeline Road) in Columbia, MO.

Click on the title below to see the PowerPoint presentations.

9:30 – 10:00 am

10:00 – 10:10 am

10:10 – 11:00 am

11:00 – 11:10 am

11:10 – 11:40 am

11:40 am – 12:10 pm

12:10 – 1:00 pm

1:00 – 1:30 pm

1:30 – 2:00 pm

2:00 – 2:10 pm

2:10 – 2:30 pm

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Check in

Welcome Remarks

FAPRI-MU Baseline Outlook – FAPRI-MU Staff

Break

Representative Farm Outlook – James Richardson (The Agricultural & Food Policy Center at Texas A&M University)

Outlook for US Agriculture in 2015 – Rob Johansson (USDA Office of the Chief Economist)

Lunch (from Buckingham BBQ)

FSA Farm Bill Update – Mike Lafolette (Missouri State Office, Farm Service Agency)

FAPRI Farm Bill Analysis – Pat Westhoff (FAPRI-MU)

Break

2014 Farm Bill Decision Aid Demo – Peter Zimmel (FAPRI-MU)

Q&A and Adjourn

Sponsored by the Abner Womack Fund for Excellence in Agricultural Policy and Breimyer Fund.