Food Prices Webinar

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 (3pm - 4pm US/Eastern)

Record setting drought conditions affecting the American heartland during peak growing season will soon make their impact known on food prices. FMI is hosting a webinar to explore food chain economics with a particular look at the role the drought will play in shaping future food prices. A brief review of the SNAP and WIC program portions of the pending farm bill will also be provided. Panelists include:

  • Andy Harig, director of government affairs at FMI

  • Richard Volpe, Ph.D., research economist at USDA Economic Research Service

  • Hannah Walker, director of government affairs at FMI

To register and receive the call-in information for the free webinar, please select "Register Now" above and complete the registration process.

Who Should Attend:

Food retail professionals in consumer affairs, communications , marketing/merchandising and government relations