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Leon Geyer Named Agricultural and Applied Economics Department Head

Farm Business Management Update, December-January 2002/2003

By Gordon Groover

January 1, 2003 the Agriculture and Applied Economics Department will gain its ninth department head since 1927. Professor L. Leon Geyer has been a faculty member since 1981, has taught numerous courses in law and agricultural and environmental economics, and has provided leadership to the undergraduate program. In addition, he has provided leadership to Virginia Tech's Farm and Small Business Income Tax Conferences and has worked closely with Virginia Cooperative Extension educational programs in agricultural law, income and estate tax management, and transition retirement planning.

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