2019 Featured Speakers


2019 Topics by Location:

Ottawa, Tuesday, October 22, 2019

  • Ag Policy and Farm Bill Update –  Ben Brown, Program Manager, OSU Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics
  • Weathering the Storm in Agriculture – Beth Scheckelhoff, OSU Extension Educator Putnam County
  • Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins 2019 – Barry Ward, Production Business Management, OSU Extension
  • Labels on Food: Claims, Sales, or Facts – Melissa Rupp, OSU Extension Educator Fulton County
  • USDA Farm Service Agency Update – David Drake, Farm Loan Chief
  • Grain Markets – Ben Brown, Program Manager, OSU Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics

Wooster, Thursday, October 24, 2019

  • Navigating Markets & Policy in a Year Far From 2020 – Ben Brown, Program Manager, OSU Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics
  • Precision Tools for Your Dairy Farm Client: The New 15 Measures and Farm Business Analysis – Dianne Shoemaker, OSU Extension Field Specialist, Dairy Production Economics
  • Weathering the Storm in Agriculture: Managing Farm Stress – Sarah Noggle, OSU Extension Educator Paulding County
  • Farming in the Face of Weather Extremes: Current and Future Perspectives – Aaron Wilson, OSU Extension Climate Specialist, Research Scientist, Byrd Polar & Climate Research Center
  • Examining the Ohio Farm Economy: Crop Margins, Land Economics, Tax Issues – Barry Ward, Production Business Management, OSU Extension

Urbana, Monday, October 28, 2019

  • USDA Farm Service Agency Update – Shari Deao, Champaign County Director, Farm Service Agency
  • Farming in the Face of Weather Extremes: Current and Future Perspectives – Aaron Wilson, Extension Climate Specialist, Research Scientist, Byrd Polar & Climate Research Center
  • Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins 2020 – Barry Ward, Production Business Management, OSU Extension
  • Weathering the Storm in Agriculture – Eric Richer, OSU Extension Fulton County
  • Ag Policy and Farm Bill Update – Ben Brown, OSU Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics