Struggles in Wisconsin Farm Country

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University of Wisconsin-Platteville

1 University Plaza

Platteville, WI 53818

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Struggles in Wisconsin Farm Country: the trade war, weather, and workforce issues

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Farm news personality Pam Jahnke moderates a panel discussion on the troubled farm economy. Confirmed panelists include: State Agriculture Secretary Brad Pfaff; State Representative Travis Tranel, R-Cuba City; Paul Mitchell, director, Renk Agribusiness Institute; Anna Landmark, award-winning cheesemaker and owner of Landmark Creamery, one of the "soil sisters" of southwestern Wisconsin; and Charles Irish, the emeritus Volkman-Bascom professor of Law and former director of the East Asian Legal Studies Center -- an expert on international trade policies and international tax law.

UW-Platteville Chancellor Dennis J. Shields will provide introductory remarks.

This is part of WisBusiness.com's "Navigating the New Economy" series supported by Wisconsin Academy of Global Education and Training. It's also also part of the "East Asia Now" series supported by the Center for East Asian Studies, UW–Madison.

The event will take place in the University Rooms at Markee Pioneer Student Center 1313, 1 University Plaza, Platteville WI 53818. The program would go from about noon to 1:15 p.m.

THE EVENT IS FREE, BUT PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE AN ACCURATE COUNT TO THE CATERER.

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University of Wisconsin-Platteville

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