ASU Sets Agri-Business Conference

JANUARY 17, 2007 - Posted at 3:24 p.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas State University's 13th annual Agribusiness Conference is set for February 14 at the ASU Fowler Center and Convocation Center.

The General Session on Biofuels and Agribusiness Outlook will feature six speakers and a panel discussion, primarily focused on the regional impact of biofuel production.

Other sessions will focus on cotton, rice and livestock.

The conference will also include a presentation on the Southern Tenant Farmers Museum at Tyronza, which operates under the umbrella of ASU's Delta Heritage Initiatives program.