The Auburn University College of Agriculture and Alabama Cooperative Extension System Farm and Agribusiness Management Team is excited to announce its annual outlook conference. State and regional economic experts will discuss an array of agricultural activities relevant to Alabama while examining the current agricultural economic situation and the outlook for the year ahead. Beyond commodity discussions, topics will include policy, land, and competition and price transparency in the beef industry. The event will include several opportunities for questions and answers.
When: Thursday, December 15, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Alabama Farmers Federation, 2108 East South Blvd, Montgomery, Alabama 36116
Registration for the Alabama Outlook Conference is free. Lunch will be provided with advance registration. Visit https://www.aces.edu/event/annual-alabama-agricultural-outlook-conference/ to register.
Foreign Investment in Agricultural Lands
Mykel Taylor, ALFA Eminent Scholar, Auburn University
Heirs’ Property in Alabama: Where is it, How does it Relate to Agriculture, and What Can Be Done About It?
Ryan Thomson, Assistant Professor, Auburn University
Preparing for the Next Farm Bill from an Alabama Perspective
Adam Rabinowitz, Assistant Professor and Extension Economist, Auburn University
Conservation Practice Trends and Marketing Opportunities for Alabama Row Crop Producers
Wendiam Sawadgo, Assistant Professor and Extension Economist, Auburn University
Alabama Forest Industry: Timber Market & Trending Topics
Adam Maggard, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Auburn University
Poultry Market Outlook and the Future of the Tournament Pay System
Dennis Brothers, Associate Extension Professor, Alabama Cooperative Extension System
Cattle Marketing and Transparency
Josh Maples, Associate Professor, Mississippi State University