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FARE Institute

Institute for the Advanced Study of Food and Agricultural Policy

The Institute for the Advanced Study of Food and Agricultural Policy is housed within the Department of Food, Agricultural, and Resource Economics, OAC, University of Guelph. The Institute is also part of the larger Food Institute at the University of Guelph.

The mission of the institute is to provide independent, credible, and timely policy analysis with respect to socially significant food and agricultural issues.

Find a collection of working papers, white papers and a series of podcasts that have been made public to help educate individuals on important food and agricultural issues. Visit FARE Institute.

FARE Talk

FARE Talk Radio

"The Food Police: A Well-Fed Manifesto About the Politics of Your Plate."

Dr. Jayson Lusk and Dr. Brady Deaton discuss Jayson's most recent book "The Food Police: A Well-Fed Manifesto About the Politics of Your Plate" and his concern about government led efforts to promote local food, tax soft drinks, and "nudge" diets in a particular direction.    More

The U.S. Farm Bill: Past, Present, and Future Issues

Dr. David Schweikhardt and Dr. Brady Deaton discuss the U.S. farm bill. David reviews the history of U.S. farm bills and the current political setting surrounding efforts to pass a farm bill in 2013.    More

Applications

Agriculture Economics Program Apply

The Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (FARE) is the most research-intensive department of its kind in Canada, and one of the most intensive in North America.

Domestic students with an "A" average - We will reimburse your application fee!