Lectures and Seminars

 

November 7, 2017
Estimating Crop Yields With Like (not identical) Data Generating Processes
By Dr. Alan Ker and Yong Liu

November 5-6, 2017
A Workshop on Agricultural Risk: Researchers Connecting with Producers
Four Points Winnipeg South 2935 Pembina Highway
Winnipeg, Manitoba

October 25, 2017
9th /Annual Daryl Kraft Lecture
Dr. Brady Deaton
University of Guelph
Professor and McCain Family Chair in Food Security
in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics.
"Land and Water: Issues and Approaches in Canada, First Nations and Abroad."
Conflict and Cooperation in Natural Resource Use: Institution and Economic Performance

October 21, 2016
8th Annual Daryl F. Kraft Lecture
Dr. Joseph W. Glauber
Former Chief Economist, USDA and Chief U.S.f
Agriculture Negotiator WTO Doha Round
"Whither U.S. Agriculture Trade Policy: Trump,
Clinton, BREXIT, WTO, NAFTA and TPP
"
(video)  

October 19, 2016
Dr. Derek Brewin
Department of Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics
"The Games Firms Play in the Grain Value Chain

October 28, 2015
7th Annual Daryl F. Kraft Lecture
Dr. Colin A. Carter
Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
University of California, Davis
"China and the Global Food Equation" (pdf)
(video)

 

October 29, 2014
6th Daryl F. Kraft Lecture
Dr. Richard Gray
Department of Bioresource Policy, Business and Economics
University of Saskatchewan
"Fostering Productivity on Both Sides of the Farm Gate" (pdf)
(video)

October 15, 2014
Dr. Ryan Cardwell
Department of Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics
"Milked and Feathered: The Regressive Welfare Effects of
Canada's Supply Management Regime
"

October 30, 2013
5th Daryl F. Kraft Lecture
Dr. William W. Wilson
Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics
North Dakota State University
"Pressures and Challenges for Improving Technologies in Crops"(pdf)
(video)

April 17, 2013
Dr. Chad Lawley
Department of Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics
"Conservation Easements in Agricultural Landscapes: Win-win?"

October 12, 2011
Dr. Milton Boyd
Department of Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics
"Food Trade Trends and Barriers in China"  (PDF)

January 19, 2011
Dr. Julieta Frank
Department of Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics
"What Drives Agricultural Commodity Prices?"

February 23, 2010
4th Daryl F. Kraft Lecture Series
Dr. Daryll Ray
Agricultural Policy Analysis Center
University of Tennessee
"Food Demand and Population Growth: Can Agriculture Keep Up?"

February 10, 2010
Dr. Fabio Mattos
Agribusiness and Agricultural Economics
"Are Farmers Rational? An Investigation on Risk-Taking Behaviour in Agriculture"