Barbara Schlachter Memorial Lecture Series

When: March 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: The Senior Center , 28 S Linn St., Iowa City, Iowa 52240

3/11: What You Should Know About Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations John will be speaking on the importance of environmental, social, and economic issues related to the large-confinement livestock and poultry operations that are proliferating rural[...]

When:
March 11, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
2019-03-11T18:30:00-05:00
2019-03-11T20:00:00-05:00
Where:
The Senior Center
28 S Linn St.
Iowa City
Iowa 52240
Cost:
Free
Contact:
The Senior Center
319-356-5220
Barbara Schlachter Memorial Lecture Series @ The Senior Center

3/11: What You Should Know About
Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations
John will be speaking on the importance of
environmental, social, and economic issues
related to the large-confinement livestock and
poultry operations that are proliferating rural
Iowa, and sustainability with an emphasis on
agriculture and economics.
John Ikerd, Professor Emeritus of Agricultural
Economics, was raised on a small dairy farm in
southwest Missouri and received his BS, MS, and
Ph.D. degrees in agricultural economics from
the University of Missouri. He worked in private
industry for a time and spent thirty years in
various professorial positions at four different state
universities before retiring in early 2000. He is the
author of six published books.