In this conversation with Jim Kielkopf, economist for AgriBank,
we look at how economic uncertainty has impacted producer decisions and
what role speculators and hedge fund industry play in agriculture along with the global increase in commodity prices.
Key livestock organizations joined forces to underwrite a deep
analysis of proposed rule changes in GIPSA. Dr. Rob Murphy, Sr. Vice
President of Informa Economics shared their findings during the recent
National Association of Farm Broadcasters meeting in Kansas City. I
also spoke with economist Steve Meyers for his perspective.
From the Leman Swine Conference, Dr. Jon Foley, Institute on the
Environment, University of Minnesota presents current concerns and
long-term prospects in addressing the growth of the world's population
and the demands we are placing on the environment.
From the recent Leman swine conference, keynote presentation featuring
Ms. Farha Aslam of Stephens, Inc. How Wall Street views the protein
markets and what it means in the greater picture for the industry