2012-2013 Season

2012-2013 SEASON



The Global Food System and Related Policy Challenges

Lecture from April 9, 2013

Speaker: Per Pinstrup-Andersen

Read the full news release: Pinstrup-Andersen: World Has Enough Food to Feed People, but Policies Interfere





Tomorrow's Table: Organic Farming, Genetics, and the Future of Food

Lecture from February 12, 2013

Speakers: Pamela Ronald and Raoul Adamchak

Read the full news release: Organic Farming Expert, Geneticist Agree: Both Practices Key Tools in Feeding World





Improving Animal Welfare and Communication with the Public

Lecture from January 15, 2013

Speaker: Temple Grandin

Read the full news release: Grandin: Livestock Industry Has Improved Handling, Needs to Tell Its Story Better





Where America Must Lead: Ensuring the World Can Feed its People

Lecture from November 15, 2012

Speaker: Catherine Bertini

Read the full news release: Heuermann Lecturer: Empowering Women Key to Feeding World





The Land-Grant Mission of 2012: Transforming Agriculture for the 2050 World

Speakers: Former U.S. Secretaries of Agriculture Senator Mike Johanns, Clayton Yeutter, John Block and Dan Glickman

Read the full news release: Land-Grant Universities a Great Success Over 150 Years, But Face New Challenges