U.S./China Agricultural Trade: Opportunities and Challenges

When:  Jun 14, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (MT)

The U.S./China agricultural trade relationship has a significant impact on the agribusiness sector, making it a vital topic for industry professionals.

Join us to hear from Dr. Wendong Zhang on the complexities and recent tensions of U.S./China agricultural trade relations. From trade retaliation and the record-breaking agricultural sales of the past year to the influence of new energy/environmental policies and competition from Brazil, Dr. Zhang will provide valuable insights into the current state of affairs.


Speaker: Dr. Wendong Zhang is an Assistant Professor and Extension Economist in the Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell University. His research seeks to better understand U.S. farmland market, agricultural water conservation and Chinese agriculture. He is also an Associate Professor (on leave 2022-2023) in the Department of Economics at Iowa State University, where he is a Faculty Affiliate at the Center for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD). Dr. Zhang led the Iowa Land Value Survey at Iowa State, co-founded the ISU China Ag Center, and served as the Academic Vice President of the ASFMRA’s Iowa Chapter.


Note: A Zoom Webinar invitation will be sent to all registrants prior to the event. If you have not received an invitation link within 24 hours of the event, please contact Andrew Eames at aeames@asfmra.org. NOTE: If you register within 24 hours of the webinar, then you will receive the Zoom link immediately prior to the start of the event.


Start Times:

10:00 AM Pacific

11:00 AM Mountain

12:00 PM Central

1:00 PM Eastern


Continuing Education Credit: Attendees will receive one hour of ASFMRA continuing education credit.


Cost: FREE for ASFMRA Members; $25 for Non-Members


Contact with Questions: Andrew Eames | (303) 692-1210 | aeames@asfmra.org