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1999 St. Paul, MN Information

The 1999 National Public Policy Education Conference will be held, September 19-21, 1999, at the Radisson Inn Saint Paul, 411 Minnesota Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55101, Tel: 800-333-3333 or 651-291-8800, Fax: 651-292-8845. Please make your reservations directly with the hotel. Conference hotel rates are $90 per day/single or $100/double.

Papers and Presentations from the 1999 National Public Policy Education Conference are being posted here.
Sessions will focus on the geography of trade, developing local policy, food quality protection, immigration and changing face of rural America, regulation of confined animal feeding operations, supporting families by strengthening communities, and innovative extension land use policy programs. Click  here to view a preliminary program.
  • A registration fee of $175 ($200 after August 27) will cover two breakfasts, coffee breaks, two lunches, the Sunday evening dinner, and Monday evening  Mississippi Riverboat Cruise/dinner. The Conference registration form is available  here. Please mail or fax this form to Farm Foundation.

  • This year's conference features two optional preconference workshops on Sunday, September 19, 1999. A separate registration fee of $40 is charged to cover coffee breaks, lunch, and workshop materials. Click  here to access information about the preconferences.

  • Farm Foundation has established a $10,000 fund to pay transportation expenses for extension personnel who need financial assistance to attend the conference. An application for transportation assistance can be found  here or requested from our office and should be mailed or faxed to Farm Foundation by July 1, 1999. Lodging and other conference expenses must be covered by the participants or their sponsoring extension unit.

  • Extensive information and web links about activities and attractions in Minneapolis/St. Paul courtesy of Carole Yoho can be found here.




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