Panel at Farm Bill Symposium

Farm Bill 2018: Policy, Politics, and Potential

March 28, 2017This event, co-sponsored by Berkeley Food Institute and American University, brought together academics, civil society leaders, policymakers, producers and the general public to present and discuss original research both on and for the US Farm Bill, across and beyond disciplines.


Below are videos of three of the panel discussions held throughout the day.

Commodity Programs Panel

Moderated by Garrett Graddy-Lovelace, American University School of International Service; Harwood Schaffer, Agricultural Policy Analysis Center; Carl Zulauf, The Ohio State University, farmdoc Daily; Jim Goodman, Northwood Farm, Wisconsin

Trade Panel

Moderated by Jonathan Fox, American University School of International Service; Gerardo Otero, Simon Fraser University; Stephanie Mercier, Farm Journal Foundation; Karen Hansen-Kuhn, Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy

Rural Development Panel

Moderated by Johanna Mendelson Forman, American University School of International Service; Ben Burkett, Mississippi Association of Cooperatives; Rudy Arredondo, National Latino Farmers & Ranchers Trade Association, Rural Coalition; Sam Farr, Former US Congressman, California


All photos by Jeffrey Watts.

Event Details

See the complete event footage and a blog post by Nina F. Ichikawa reflecting on the symposium and student involvement. For the full list of speakers, see the event poster below.

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