Meetings of Interest
Changing Lands, Changing Hands
Meetings of Interest
Monday, April 03, 2017 01:32 PM

Together, we can advance workable strategies for equitable land access, secure and sustainable tenure, and successful transfer of our farms and ranches. LFG is hosting a national conference, in cooperation with USDA, June 13–15 in Denver, Colorado, as a forum to share and discuss promising practices, policies and programs on farm and ranch access, tenure and transfer.

With 35 breakout sessions, and over 80 presenters, this conference will include roundtable discussions to tackle thorny challenges, as well as programs and strategies from every US region.

We’ll bring people from across the US to exchange knowledge and resources, build professional skills and networks, and gather and share perspectives from all regions.

Registration is now open! Practitioners, educators, researchers, policymakers, agency personnel, and advocates from across the nation: this conference is for you!

Early Bird rate ends April 30.

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International Conference of Agricultural Economists 2018
Meetings of Interest
Thursday, January 26, 2017 12:54 PM

The IAAE flagship conference – International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE) – is held every three years and attracts about a thousand colleagues from around the world.

The International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE) is a worldwide association of agricultural economists and others concerned with agricultural economic problems, including problems related to the use of renewable resources and the environment. Its broad goal is to make a difference through:

  • Fostering the application of agricultural economics to improve rural economic and social conditions.
  • Advancing knowledge of agriculture's economic organization.
  • Facilitating communication and information exchange among those concerned with rural welfare.

 

The 30th conference will take place on Canada's West Coast, in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia;

July 28 - August 2, 2018.

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Who is a Farmer? Regional Identity and Rural Culture Agricultural History Society Annual Meeting
Meetings of Interest
Thursday, December 01, 2016 12:00 AM
Who is a Farmer? Regional Identity and Rural Culture
Agricultural History Society Annual Meeting
Downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan
June 8-10, 2017
 
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