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
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