Ag finance conference set for Aug. 4 at UT Martin

Ag finance conference set for Aug. 4 at UT Martin

Posted: Wednesday, August 4, 2010 10:13 am

The ninth annual Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference will be held Wednesday, Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Watkins Auditorium at the University of Tennessee at Martin.
There will be three featured speakers at the conference. David Kohl is an internationally-known speaker to farmers, lenders and agribusiness audience. Matt Roberts, from Ohio State University, is a nationally-known expert on grain and energy markets. Dr. Bob Young is the American Farm Bureau Federation chief economist.
Topics discussed will be economic conditions, credit risk, farm profitability and government policy.
The ninth annual Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference is sponsored by the Tennessee Farm Bureau, CoBank and the UT Martin Horace and Sara Dunagan Chair of Excellence in Banking.
For more information, contact Dr. Tom Payne, Horace and Sara Dunagan Chair of Excellence in Banking, at 731-881-7324 or tpayne@utm.edu. The conference also has a website at www.utm.edu/agconference.
WCP 8.03.10

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