Dr. John Cranfield – Our Next Speaker at the Speakers’ Forum!

Jul 7, 2024 | Events, Featured Posts

Join us at the next Speakers’ Forum on Wednesday, July 24th, to hear Dr. John Cranfield at the Northbrook Lions Hall.  Dr. Cranfield will be speaking on “Agriculture and Food in a Post-Pandemic World:“

John Cranfield is the Acting Dean of the Ontario Agricultural College at the University of Guelph, and a Professor in the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics. His training includes undergraduate and Master’s degrees in agricultural economics from the University of Guelph, and a Ph.D. in agricultural economics from Purdue University.

John is a noted expert on food economics and has been featured in over 70 television, radio and newspaper interviews. His research focuses on consumer behaviour economics and demand analysis at the individual, household and market levels. An important aspect of his research involves understanding the factors that drive what people buy and consume, such as the influence of advertising programs. As Acting Dean, John focuses on forging strategic partnerships that create opportunity, contribute to the development of human potential, and serve the needs of broader civil society.

Admission is free. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the presentation begins at 7:00 p.m. Refreshments are served.

The Speakers’ Forum is a joint project of the Cloyne and District Historical Society and the Lions Club of Land O’ Lakes Inc., which is financially supported by Raymond James.