Kenneth Alan Foster | An Island Press author

Kenneth Alan Foster

Ken Foster is a professor of agricultural economics at Purdue University. He teaches agricultural price analysis and applied time series analysis. Foster served as head of the Department of Agricultural Economics from 2008 to 2017. He was the Chair of the National Association of Agricultural Economics Administrators and has been recognized nationally for his teaching, graduate mentorship, and outreach activities. His current research focuses on coffee and cacao storage and the associated linkages to food quality, food waste, and farm household income.
 
 

WEBINAR: Feeding our World: Combating Food Waste and Unequal Access

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 2:00pm EDT

WEBINAR: Feeding our World: Combating Food Waste and Unequal Access

Tue, Apr 17, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

WEBINAR: Feeding our World: Combating Food Waste and Unequal Access

Tue, Apr 17, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

Moderated by Jessica Eise, co-editor of How to Feed the World, this webinar describes methods of achieving global food security, and illustrates the connection between developing equal access to food and reducing waste and loss in our food systems. The webinar features co-editor Dr. Ken Foster and Dr. Jerry Shively of Purdue University’s Department of Agricultural Economics, and will include an audience question and answer session.