Travis Minor

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Travis Minor is the Cross-Commodity Analyst for Specialty Crops (which includes fruits and vegetables) with the Crops Branch in the Market and Trade Division of US Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service (ERS). Travis joined ERS in October 2016 after working for seven years as an Associate Director for Economics with the US Food and Drug Administration. His current research focuses on food safety systems, farm structure and output, consumer health outcomes, and policy analysis. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from Middle Tennessee State University in 2009.