The Minnesota Council on Economic Education's (MCEE) mission is to equip Minnesotans with the economic and personal financial understanding needed to succeed in today's complex economy. We accomplish our mission by teaching teachers, engaging students, and reaching communities.
ApEc alumnus Robert Johannson recently named Chief Economist for the USDA.
Tim Delbridge and Rob King have been working on organic production since Tim started his M.S. in 2009. Together, they have written papers analyzing the productivity of organic production systems and the transition from conventional to organic farming. Tim completed his Ph.D. dissertation in 2014. He is now an assistant professor in the Agribusiness Department at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Rob, an Agricultural and Applied Economics Association fellow, has been a faculty member since 1983.
Former and current agricultural and food business management students and faculty at the 2015 GENYOUth Minnesota Youth Empowerment Town Hall sponsored by the UM and Midwest Dairy Council in cooperation with Land O'Lakes and Minnesota Vikings. Left to right: Bob Lefebrve, Crystal Siemers-Peterman, Mike Kruger, Andrew Keller, Sammi Fleckner, and Mike Boland.