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2020 Southern Outlook Conference Agenda  Virtual Webinars

Tuesday, September 15Ag Policy and International Trade1. Ag policy and legal issues
(2:00 pm-3:00 pm EST)

2. International trade
(3:00 pm-4:00 pm EST)
1. Joe Outlaw (Texas A&M University) and Elizabeth Rumley (National Agricultural Law Center)
Moderator: Ron Rainey

2. Luis Ribera (Texas A&M University), Andrew Muhammad (The University of Tennessee), Daniel Whitley (USDA-FAS)
Moderator: Samuel Zapata
Tuesday, September 22Macroeconomics and Special Topics1. Macroeconomics and land values, rental rates
(2:00 pm-3:00 pm EST)

2. Labor and specialty crops
(3:00 pm-4:00 pm EST)
1. Nate Kauffman (Federal Reserve Bank)
Moderator: Adam Rabinowitz

2. Elizabeth Canales (Mississippi State University), Benjamin Campbell (University of Georgia), Derek Farnsworth (University of Florida)
Moderator: Adam Kantrovich
Tuesday, September 29Crops1. Corn, soybeans, and wheat and sorghum
(2:00 pm-3:00 pm EST)

2. Cotton, rice, and peanuts
(3:00 pm-4:00 pm EST)
1. Mark Welch (Texas A&M University), Aaron Smith (The University of Tennessee), Justin Benavidez (Texas A&M University)
Moderator: Jordan Shockley

2. Nathan Smith (Clemson University), Will Maples (Mississippi State University), Kurt Guidry (Louisiana State University)
Moderator: Adam Rabinowitz
Tuesday, October 06Livestock1. Hay and forage, dairy cattle, and beef cattle
(2:00 pm-3:00 pm EST)

2. Poultry, hogs, and sheep and goats
(3:00 pm-4:00 pm EST)
1. Chris Prevatt (University of Florida), Kenny Burdine (University of Kentucky), Derrell Peel (Oklahoma State University)
Moderator: Josh Maples

2. Jordan Shockley (University of Kentucky), Tyler Cozzens (LMIC), JJ Jones (Oklahoma State University)
Moderator: David Anderson

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