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PoultryCast update for November 18, 2009, Climate Change Legislation Is Still Moving in Washington


PoultryCast brings you a special presentation from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, looking at Ag Lending issues, featuring Texas A&M’s Dr. Danny Klinefelter, director of The Executive Program for Agricultural Producers (TEPAP) and co-director of the Texas A&M Family and Owner-Managed Business.

This valuable presentation overviews "The Forces Driving the Ag Credit Market and Its Impact on Producers". This presentation should be reviewed by your senior management team and others involved in the financial area of your operation.

Also this week is a conversation with Rick Krause, American Farm Bureau Federation’s Senior Director for Congressional Relations. Rick reviews the current climate legislation conversation in Washington and what it means for livestock and crop producers.

PoultryCast 0191, Ag Lending Issues - Something Your Management Team Definitely Needs To Hear

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  • Special presentation from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange looking at Ag Lending issues. Not what you want to hear but what you need to know! Share with your management team by forwarding this show link.

Ariel Waldeck and All American Genetics, 2009 FFA Agri-Entrepreneur

Ariel Waldeck and All American Genetics 2009 FFA Agri-EntrepreneurAriel Waldeck and All American Genetics, 2009 FFA Agri-Entrepreneur, shares why she got into showing Brown Swiss Dairy Cows.

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Cathryn Clark and Clark's Ark Pet Sitting Service, 2009 FFA Agri-Entrepreneur

,2009 FFA Agri-EntrepreneurCathryn Clark and Clark's Ark Pet Sitting Service, 2009 FFA Agri-Entrepreneur; hardest part to starting company? Buying the variety of food to feed the numerous pets.

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Clayton Carley and The Sweet Corn Shack, 2009 FFA Agri-Entrepreneur

Clayton Carley and The Sweet Corn Shack, 2009 FFA Agri-EntrepreneurClayton Carley and The Sweet Corn Shack, 2009 FFA Agri-Entrepreneur, branched out to catering and using T-shirts to spread the word.

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Guy Blissett - Full Value Traceability in the Food Industry


Full Value Traceability in the Food Industry - Guy Blissett, IBM Corporation, at the ID-INFO Expo 2009, August 25 - 27, 2009, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

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PoultryCast 0176, Climate Change Legislation May Burn Agriculture

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  • Congressional Republicans say negotiation process has excluded ag interests and may permanently hamper competitive position worldwide

PoultryCast 0174, Economist Looks at Impact of Prop 2 Like Legislation in Ohio

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  • Dr. Luther Tweeten, Ohio State University Professor Emeritus in Agricultural Economics, analyzes the economic ramifications of animal rights policy
  • The Economics of Animal Welfare Regulations Proposed for Ohio Research paper

Food Economics and Consumer Choice

From Jeff Simmons, Elanco Animal Health.

Jerry Roell - Equipping Animal Agriculture in a Changing World

Equipping Animal Agriculture in a Changing World.

Jerry Roell, Sales Branch Manager, John Deere Columbus.

NIAA 2009 Annual Meeting The Changing Face of Agriculture, March 31 - April 1, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.

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