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Texas Ag Forum

March 18

The 2019 Texas Ag Forum will provide producers with an overview of the new farm bill along with price and trade outlook on a variety of agricultural commodities. The meeting will include a trade representative, farm policy and crop and meat trade segment, as well as several industry speakers.

Speakers include:

  • U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran
  • Gary Six
    • Texas executive director, U.S. Department of Agriculture-Farm Service Agency
  • Bart Fischer
    • Deputy staff director and chief economist, U.S. House Agriculture Committee
  • Erin Borrer
    • Economist, U.S. Meat Export Federation
  • Lyndsey Erb
    • Director of industry relations, U.S. Grains Council
  • Jason Hafemeister
    • USDA trade counsel, USDA-Office of the Secretary
  • Pat Westhoff
    • Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute director, University of Missouri

Advanced registration is $150 prior to March 15 and covers attendance and meals. Same day registration is $175. Register with Christy Lewis at the Texas Agricultural Cooperative Council, 512-450-0555.

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Details

Date:
March 18

Organizer

Agricultural and Food Policy Center

Venue

Hilton Austin Airport
9515 Hotel Dr
Austin, Texas 78719
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