Political and industry leaders and university scientists will speak on topics ranging from a farm bill overview to the economic outlook for cotton and peanut farmers to local and state impacts of the farm bill.
The program will begin at 8 a.m. at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. Registration and refreshments start at 7 a.m. The event will end at 4 p.m. A $75 fee (or $100 after Aug. 2) will cover the luncheon and all other costs.
You can register to attend the symposium in a number of ways. Just visit the event's Web site (www.gactr.uga.edu/conferences/2002/Aug/15/ southag.phtml).
(Dan Rahn is a news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)