Myths & Facts about Agriculture and Food

Educating the public about agricultural production and food safety is one of the most significant challenges we face today. Leaders from various commodity organizations give their perspectives on how to meet this challenge and how to develop advocates for agriculture. Partnerships and collaborations can enhance our success and opportunities in this area are also discussed.

Speakers: Jason Skaggs, Executive Director – Government and Public Relations, Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association;  Steelee Fischbacher, Director of Policy and Marketing, Texas Wheat Producers Board and Association; Darren Turley, Executive Director, Texas Association of Dairymen; Wayne Cleveland, Executive Director, Texas Sorghum Producers; David Gibson, Executive Director, Texas Corn Producers; Brandon Gunn, Executive Vice President, Texas Pork Producers Association

This was recorded at the 2016 Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Conference.