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2019 Southern Outlook Conference Agenda, Atlanta, GA

Monday, September 23, 2019
11:30 am – 12:50 pm Registration
Session 1 Moderator:  Jordan Shockley, University of Kentucky
12:50 pm – 1:00 pm Welcome and Group Introduction
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Ag Lending
     Scott Jackson – Vice President –
     Credit Risk Management at AgCarolina Farm Credit
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Labor Outlook
      Derek Farnsworth, University of Florida
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Legal Outlook
     Paul Goeringer, University of Maryland
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Break
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Production Input Outlook
     Amanda Smith, University of Georgia
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm Land Values and Lease Rates Outlook
     Erin Kiella, Texas A&M University
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm SERA Proposal on Natural Disasters
     Christa Court, University of Florida
Dinner on your own
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Session 2 Moderator: Samuel Zapata, Texas A&M University
8:00 am – 8:30 am Corn Outlook
          Aaron Smith, University of Tennessee
8:30 am – 9:00 am Soybean Outlook
          Todd Davis, University of Kentucky
9:00 am – 9:30 am Wheat and Sorghum Outlook
          Samuel Zapata, Texas A&M University
9:30 am – 10:00 am Cotton Outlook
          Yangxuan Liu, University of Georgia
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break
10:30 am – 11:00 am Rice Outlook
          Will Maples, Mississippi State University
11:00 am – 11:30 am Peanut Outlook
          Adam Rabinowitz, University of Georgia
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Specialty Crop Outlook
          Elizabeth Canales, Mississippi State University
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch – Buffet Lunch will be served in Restaurant Area
Session 3 Moderator: Adam Rabinowitz, University of Georgia
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Hay & Forage Outlook
          Chris Prevatt, University of Florida
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm Agricultural Trade Outlook
          Andrew Muhammad, University of Tennessee
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Farm Bill: Domestic Policy Outlook
          Joe Outlaw – Texas A&M University
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Southern Ag Today – SEEC Social Media Platform
          Joe Outlaw, Texas A&M University and
          Nathan Smith, Clemson University
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Breakout Session for Content Development – ALL
Dinner on your own
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Session 4 Moderator: TBD
8:00 am – 8:30 am Forestry Outlook
          Yanshu Li, University of Georgia
8:30 am – 9:00 am Sheep and Goat Outlook
          JJ Jones, Oklahoma State University
9:00 am – 9:30 am Beef Outlook
          Josh Maples, Mississippi State University
9:30 am – 10:00 am Pork Outlook
          Amy Hagerman, Oklahoma State University
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break
10:30 am – 11:00 am Poultry Outlook
          Jordan Shockley, University of Kentucky
11:00 am – 11:30 am Dairy Outlook
          Kenny Burdine, University of Kentucky
11:30 am – 12:00 pm SREMC Update
          Ron Rainey, University of Arkansas
12:00 pm – 12:15: Final Group Discussion and Evaluation

 

 

 

Questions about the agenda?

Contact Jordan Shockley. Ph: 859-218-4391 or email: jordan.shockley@uky.edu.