Nevil C. Speer
Nevil Speer serves as an industry consultant and is based in Bowling Green, KY.
Nevil Speer has extensive experience and involvement with the livestock and food industry including various service and consultation projects spanning such issues as market competition, business and economic implications of agroterrorism, animal identification, assessment of price risk and market volatility on the producer segment, and usage of antibiotics in animal agriculture.
Dr. Speer writes about many aspects regarding agriculture and the food industry with regular contribution to BEEF and Feedstuffs. He’s also written several influential industry white papers dealing with issues such as changing business dynamics in the beef complex, producer decision-making, and country-of-origin labeling.
He serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the National Institute for Animal Agriculture.
Dr. Speer holds both a PhD in Animal Science and a Master’s degree in Business Administration.
Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nevil’s Recent activity
Producer optimism and profit potential are running high for 2012, though general economic concerns linger, reports Nevil Speer in the 2012 BEEF State of the Industry report.
Consumer optimism continues to surprise, and retail and wholesale prices remain strong, but volume in the marketing channel is falling behind.