26TH ANNUAL FARMING FOR PROFIT? CONFERENCE

TOPICS & SPEAKERS INCLUDE

Overview of the Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food Sector

Samuel Bonti-Ankomah, Deputy Director, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Canadian Carbon Tax and Canola Embargoes

Vaughn Crone, Farmer, Crone Farms, Saskatchewan

Bottlenecks in Grain Transportation Remain

Gerry Gault, President, Grain Workers Union Local 333

Recordkeeping and Management on Western Canadian Farms and Ranches

Eric Micheels, Professor, University of Saskatchewan

An Economic Assessment of Crop Royalty Systems

Richard Gray, Professor, University of Saskatchewan

Western Canadian Grain Producers’ Attitudes toward Producer Funded Research and Seed Royalties

Viktoriya Galushko, Professor, University of Regina

Update on the New U.S. Farm Program – Impact on Canadian Agricultural Producers

Charles Moss, Professor, University of Florida

Climate Change & Agriculture: The Emission Offset Program in Alberta

Kurt Klein, Professor, University of Lethbridge

United States–Mexico–Canada (USMC) Agreement

Lynn Kennedy, Professor, Louisiana State University

The Takeover of the World Wheat Market by Russia, Ukraine, and China?

Andrew Schmitz, Professor, University of Florida

Governance of Digital Sequence Information and Impacts for Access and Benefit Sharing

Diego Macall, Research Assistant, University of Saskatchewan

Trade, Subsidies, and the Environment

June 23 – 24, 2019

The Heritage Inn & Schmitz Barn
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada

 

PRELIMINARY AGENDA

 

Sunday, June 23

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM  Registration & Cash Bar
3:00 PM – 6:30 PM Sessions
6:30 PM Dinner on your own

Monday, June 24

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Sessions
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Sessions
5:00 PM Adjourn
5:30 PM BBQ/Dance at Schmitz Barn

REGISTRATION

Heritage Inn, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada

Registration form is available online at

http://fred.ifas.ufl.edu/moosejaw/registration

AGENDA

Copy of agenda is available online at

https://fred.ifas.ufl.edu/pdf/MJCAgenda2019.pdf