On November 15, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission announced that it will host, together with the Center for Risk Management Education and Research at Kansas State University, a new two-day event called Protecting America’s Agricultural Markets: An Agricultural Commodity Futures Conference on April 5–6, 2018.

The conference will take place in Overland Park, Kansas, and will feature presentations and discussions on current economic trends and issues affecting agricultural futures markets. A conference agenda and registration information will be released separately.

The CFTC press release is available here.