Wisconsin Agricultural Economic Outlook Forum Slated
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 12/14/2009
University of Wisconsin-Madison economists and commodity specialists will review the financial condition of the state's farm sector and the outlook for agricultural commodities important to the state at the
third annual Agricultural Economic Outlook Forum early next year.
The Wisconsin Agricultural Economic Outlook Forum has been scheduled for January 20 from 12:45 to 4:45 p.m. at the Pyle Center. This event
will provide an outlook on the economics, emerging issues and opportunities of Wisconsin agriculture.
Speakers include Extension and Outreach Association Dean John Shutske; Bruce Jones, Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics; Brenda Boetel, Commodity Marketing Specialist; Patrick Luby,
Adjunct Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics; Bob Cropp, Emeritus Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics; Randy Fortenbery, Professor of Agricultural and Applied Economics; and
Jed Colquhoun, Associate Professor of Horticulture.
The forum will be Webcast live the day of the event, and archived footage will be available for viewing. It's being sponsored by the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and UW-Extension
For more information about the forum, call the UW-Madison at 608-262-1251.