Department of Agricultural Economics
University Award Convocation
On December 4, newly appointed Regents Professors were recognized, including Drs. Phil Kenkel and Jayson Lusk from Ag Econ. Dr. Wade Brorsen was recognized as one of the finalists for the Eminent Faculty Award, the highest honor given to a faculty member who has made sustained contributions to scholarly creative activity, instruction and service, bringing honor and recognition to the university. Drs. Joe and Sue Williams were honored with the "Loyal and True" Award as personifying the spirit of OSU through their unwavering devotion, personal sacrifice and unending commitment of time and talent. Congratulations to all and thanks for all you do for Ag Econ and OSU!
Congratulations to Dr. Jody Campiche for being elected as a Southern Agricultural Economics Association (SAEA) director beginning in 2014.
The October issue of the FooDs survey results are now available. FooDs is a monthly consumer tracking survey being conducted by Jayson Lusk and Susan Murray. According to the researchers, the purpose of the project is to provide timely information on:
To view the results click here.
Butch Meibergen, Enid, OSU Ag Econ alumni (1979) is one of this year’s College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Distinguished Alumni. He is the fourth generation of his family to operate Johnston Enterprises as president and CEO. The company includes the foundational W.B. Johnston Grain, Johnston Seed, Johnston’s Ports and bulk handling. It has 24 country elevator locations in Oklahoma and Texas and handles approximately 20 percent of Oklahoma’s annual wheat crop. Established in 1893 in Enid as W.B.
Johnston Grain Company, Johnston Enterprises is now t he oldest and largest
privately owned grain company in the state.
Congratulations to Dr. Bailey Norwood for receiving the James A. Whatley Award for Meritorious Research in Agricultural Science.
Congratulations to Dr. David Shideler for being honored as the 2013 recipient of the Bonnie Teater Community Development Early Career Achievement Award [Read more].
We are happy to announce that three OSU Top Twenty Freshmen are students in the Department of Agricultural Economics!
Congratulations to Eric DeVuyst, Damona Doye, Derrell Peel, Roger Sahs, Zakou Amadou, Kellie Curry Raper, and Clement Ward for their publications in the 2013 Journal of the ASFMRA!
At the 2013 AAEA & CAES Joint Annual Meeting three faculty members were honored.