Business & Policy
Growing our Future: University of Guelph Agri-food Policy Conference
By University of Guelph
United States Department of Agriculture Chief Economist Joseph Glauber is speaking in Ottawa in only two weeks. Register now to secure your spot.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to hear USDA Chief Economist Joseph Glauber offer his insights on agri-food policy and the World Trade Organization (WTO).
Dr. Glauber's presentation is part of a conference called Growing Our Future: Making sense of national food strategies presented by the Institute for the Advanced Study of Food and Agricultural Policy, based at the University of Guelph. The conference will be held April 5, 2012 at the Westin Hotel in Ottawa.
In addition to Dr. Glauber's presentation, other topics and speakers at the Growing Our Future conference include:
Biofuels and agricultural policy
Public investment in agri-food research and development
Canadian direct payment programs from 1981 - 2010
Agricultural policy in the 21st century
The role of agri-food policy in shaping health
Environmental beneficial management practices, policies and outcomes
Current issues in supply-managed commodities
For more information or to register, click here.
Growing Our Future is presented by the Institute for the Advanced Study of Food and Agricultural Policy, based in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Guelph.