FARM BUSINESS NEWS
Fed Leader at Ag Summit
Greg D. Horstmeier DTN Editor-in-Chief
Fri Nov 22, 2013 04:21 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Richard Fisher, president of the Dallas Federal Reserve, will be the lead-off speaker for three days of farm business discussion, education and networking at the 2013 DTN/The Progressive Farmer Ag Summit, Dec. 9-11 in Chicago.

The theme for the 2013 Summit is "Ag's New Playbook: Tactics to Tame Market Volatility."

Few factors could have a greater influence on farm profitability than a change in interest rates. As one of the 12 presidents of the regional Federal Reserve banks, Fisher is among a key group of U.S. policymakers who will shape economic strategy, and in so doing will ...

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