The first virtual Texas Ag Forum will be Tuesday, April 28 at 1 p.m. The webinar is free and open to anyone interested in Texas agriculture.
You must register in advance to attend HERE. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Featured Webinar Speakers
- Mike Conaway, Ranking Member at House Agriculture Committee
- David Anderson, Professor & Extension Economist – Livestock and Food Product Marketing at Texas A&M University)
- Bart Fischer, Co-Director at Agricultural & Food Policy Center, Texas A&M University
1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Welcome Charles Ring, Chair Texas Ag Forum
1:15 p.m. – 1:35 p.m. Washington Update Mike Conaway, Ranking Member of House Agriculture Committee
1:35 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. Livestock Market Update David Anderson, Professor & Extension Economist – Livestock and Food Product Marketing
1:55 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Feed Grain and Rice Markets Mark Welch, Professor & Extension Economist- Grain Marketing
2:15 p.m. – 2:35 p.m. Cotton Markets John Robinson, Professor & Extension Economist – Cotton Marketing
2:35 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. Specialty Crops and Trade Update Luis Ribera, Professor & Extension Economist – International Trade and Transportation
2:55 p.m. – 3:35 p.m. Details of New Assistance Programs Bart Fischer, Co-Director, AFPC
3:35 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Wrap-up Joe Outlaw, Co-Director, AFPC and Secretary, Texas Ag Forum