Presentations in Fisheries Economics

  1. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Conduct searches of local growers of specific food products," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).

  2. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Create and update business profile in MarketMaker," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).

  3. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Create online databases of local producers of specific food products," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).

  4. Posadas, Benedict C., Direct Marketing Program Plan for Extension Agents, "Introduction to MarketMaker," MSU Extension Service, Online. (January 2018).

  5. Posadas, Benedict C. (Author & Presenter), Sparks, Eric L. (Author), CREC Producer Advisory Council Annual Meeting, "Research and Extension in Seafood and Aquaculture," Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Ellisville, Mississippi. (February 28, 2018).

  6. Posadas, Benedict C. Assessing the Economic Health of Gulf of Mexico. Invited oral presentation at the Gulf of Mexico Alliance - Water Resources Team All Hands Meeting in Houston Texas, Mar. 29-30, 2017. 

  7. . Invited paper presented on Mar. 17, 2015 at the Oil Disaster Recovery Program Workshop during Future of Seafood Marketing in MarketMakerPosadas, B.C. Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission Annual Spring Meeting in Point Clear, Alabama.

  8. Posadas, Benedict C. Restoring Mississippi Oyster Industry: Restore, Enforce and Marketing. Presented during the Second Meeting of the Oysters in the Economy Committee of the Governor’s Oyster Restoration and Resiliency Council. Lakeshore, Mississippi.

  9. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing MarketMaker Among Mississippi Businesses and Consumers. Invited presentation at the Annual MarketMaker State Partners Meeting on Nov. 12, 2014 at the Union League Club, Chicago, Ilinois.

  10. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing Impacts of MarketMaker on Seafood and Outdoor Tourism Industries. Invited presentation at the Disaster Workshop of the 64th Annual Fall Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on Oct. 14, 2014 in Gulfport, Mississippi.

  11. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing Impacts of MarketMaker on the Seafood Industry in U.S. Member States. Invited presentation at the Oil Disaster Recovery Program during 64th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 17, 2014 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana.

  12. Posadas, Benedict C. Survey Participation By Mississippi Lifetime Sportsmen. Invited presentation at the Economics Workshop of the 64th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 18, 2014 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana.

  13. Posadas, Benedict C. Recent Developments in Seafood Marketing in MarketMaker. Oral presentation at the Social Media and MarketMaker Workshop on April 22, 2013, at the Grand Bay NERR, 6005 Bay Heron Road, Moss Point, Mississippi.

  14. Posadas, Benedict C. Marketing Impacts of MarketMaker on the Seafood Industry in U.S. Member States. Invited presentation at the Oil Disaster Recovery Program during 64th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 17, 2013, at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana.

  15. Posadas, Benedict C. Exit Decisions by Commercial Fishing and Charter Boats For-Hire. Invited presentation at the 63rd Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 19-21, 2013 at the Sandestin Hilton Hotel, Destin, Florida.

  16. Posadas, Benedict C. Recent Developments in Seafood Marketing in MarketMaker. Invited presentation at the 63rd Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on March 19-21, 2013 at the Sandestin Hilton Hotel, Destin, Florida.

  17. Invited presentation at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission on Oct. 17, Mississippi-Alabama MarketMaker Fisheries Outreach Program.Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, Randy Coker Bethany Walton, LaDon Swann, and Deacue Fields. 2012 at the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Point Clear, Alabama.

  18. . Invited presentation at the Fisheries Economics Workshop during the Marketing Impacts of the Mississippi MarketMaker ProgramPosadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Coker. 62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 6, 2012.

  19. . Invited presentation at the Marketing Impacts of the Gulf of Mexico States MarketMaker ProgramPosadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Coker. 62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 7, 2012.

  20. Invited presentation at the Fisheries Economics Workshop during the Baseline Economic Information of the Mississippi Commercial Fishing Industry.Posadas, Benedict C., and Amanda Seymour. 62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 6, 2012.

  21. . Invited presentation at the Fisheries Economics Workshop during the Mississippi Lifetime Sportsmen Survey Update Jan. 2012Posadas, Benedict C., and Amanda Seymour. 62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 6, 2012.

  22. .  Invited presentation at the Fisheries Economics Workshop during the Mississippi Restaurants Survey Update Jan. 2012Posadas, Benedict C., and Amanda Seymour.  62th Annual Spring Meeting of the Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission held in Gulfport, Mississippi on March 6, 2012.

  23. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Introduction to MarketMaker.  Presentation at the Annual MSU Extension Conference, Starkville, Mississippi, Nov 4, 2011.

  24. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Create and Update Business Profiles in MarketMaker. Presentation at the Annual MSU Extension Conference, Starkville, Mississippi, Nov 4, 2011.

  25. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Weekly Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter. Presentation at the Annual MSU Extension Conference, Starkville, Mississippi, Nov 4, 2011.

  26. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. MarketMaker and the Consumer of Local Food Products.  MarketMaker Exhibit at the Department of Marine Resources Booth at the Jackson County Fair, Pascagoula, Mississippi, Oct 17-23, 2011.  Distributed 500 flyers.

  27. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. MarketMaker and the Consumer of Local Food Products. MarketMaker Exhibit at the Jackson County Extension Office Booth at the Jackson County Fair, Pascagoula, Mississippi, Oct. 17-23, 2011. Distributed 500 flyers.

  28. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. MarketMaker and the Consumer of Local Food Products. MarketMaker Exhibit at the 21st Annual Gautier Mullet and Music Festival, Gautier, Mississippi, Oct. 15-16, 2011. Distributed 500 flyers.

  29. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Integrating MarketMaker in Marketing Your Seafood Products. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, Aug. 23, 2011.

  30. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Create and Update Business Profiles in MarketMaker. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, Aug. 23, 2011.

  31. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Conduct Business Searches in MarketMaker.  Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, Aug. 23, 2011.

  32. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker.  Conduct Market  Research in MarketMaker. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, Aug. 23, 2011.

  33. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Participate in MarketMaker Impact Assessment. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, Aug. 23, 2011.

  34. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Create and Update Business Profiles in MarketMaker.  Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, June 14, 2011.

  35. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Conduct Business Searches in MarketMaker. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, June 14, 2011.

  36. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Conduct Market Research in MarketMaker. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, June 14, 2011.

  37. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Participate in MarketMaker Impact Assessment.  Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Processors. Biloxi, Mississippi, June 14, 2011.

  38. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Introduction to MarketMaker.  Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Regulators. Biloxi, Mississippi, March 7, 2011.

  39. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Create and Update Business Profiles in MarketMaker. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Regulators. Biloxi, Mississippi, March 7, 2011.

  40. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Conduct Business Searches in MarketMaker. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Regulators. Biloxi, Mississippi, March 7, 2011.

  41. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Conduct Market Research in MarketMaker. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Regulators. Biloxi, Mississippi, March 7, 2011.

  42. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. Participate in MarketMaker Impact Assessment. Presentation at the MarketMaker Training Workshop for Seafood Regulators. Biloxi, Mississippi, March 7, 2011.

  43. Posadas, Benedict C., Amanda Seymour, and Randy Y. Coker. MarketMaker. Presentation at the Producer Advisory Council Workshop, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi, Feb. 26, 2011.

  44. *Posadas, Benedict C. Economic Alternatives for Gulf of Mexico Oyster Processing Sector. Invited paper presented at the 2010 Food Distribution Research Society Annual Conference, Destin, Florida, Oct. 16-20, 2010.

  45. Posadas, Benedict C. And Ruth A. Posadas. Consumer Preferences for Postharvest Processed Raw Oyster Products in Coastal Mississippi and Southern California. Poster presented at the 2009 Joint Annual Meeting of AAEA and ACCI, Milwaukee, Illinois. July 26-28, 2009. 

  46. Mahmoud, Barakat, Benedict Posadas, and Dave Burrage. Inactivation of Vibrio vulnificus in Pure Culture of Halfshell and Whole Shell Oysters (Crassostrea virginica) by X-Ray. Poster presented at The 109th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 17-21, 2009.

  47. Posadas, Benedict and Terrill Hanson. Stochastic Models for Shrimp Processing Systems. Paper presented at the Economics Session of the 2008 World Aquaculture Society Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Feb. 9-12, 2008.

  48. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, and William S. Perret. 2007. Economic Damages of Hurricane Katrina to Mississippi Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industries. Paper presented at CNREP 2007 - Second National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems, Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy, May 20-23, New Orleans, Louisiana. Abstract published

  49. Posadas, Benedict C., Linda S. Andrews, and Ruth A. Posadas. Consumer Preferences and Attitudes Toward Postharvest Processed Oyster Products. Paper presented at 2007 World Aquaculture Society meeting, San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 28- March 2, 2007.  Abstract published

  50. Posadas, Benedict C., Linda S. Andrews, and Ruth A. Posadas. Determinants of Consumer Demand for Irradiated Live Oysters and Preferences for Postharvest Processed Raw Oysters. Paper presented at the Seafood Science and Technology Conference, San Antonio, Texas, Nov. 14-17, 2006. Abstract published

  51. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. Consumer Preferences For Postharvest Processed Raw Oysters in Coastal Mississippi and Southern California. Paper submitted to the Seafood Science and Technology Conference, Nassau, Bahamas, Nov. 15-19, 2004. Meeting canceled due to hurricane.

  52. Posadas, Benedict C. and Linda S. Andrews. Determinants of Consumer Demand for Irradiated Live Oysters in Six Metropolitan Statistical Areas in the United States. Paper submitted to the Seafood Science and Technology Conference, Nassau, Bahamas, Nov. 15-19, 2004. Meeting canceled due to hurricane

  53. Posadas, Benedict C., Ruth A. Posadas, Linda S. Andrews, and Susan DeBlanc. Marketing Considerations for Postharvest Processed and Value Added Oyster Products. Paper presented at the Gulf & South Atlantic Fisheries Development Foundation Oyster Education Public Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, July 31, 2004. Abstract published

  54. Posadas, Benedict C. Consumer Acceptance of Irradiated Raw Oysters. Paper presented at International Food Irradiation Conference, The Institute of Food Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, March 30-April 2, 2004. Abstract published

  55. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. Economic Benchmarks of Postharvest Processing Systems for Raw Oyster Products in the Gulf of Mexico. Paper presented at the Seafood Science and Technology Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi, Nov. 3-5, 2003. Abstract published

  56. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. Consumer Awareness, Preferences and Consumption of Postharvest Processed Raw Oyster Products In Coastal Mississippi.  Paper presented at the Seafood Science and Technology Conference, Biloxi, Mississippi, Nov. 3-5, 2003. Abstract published 

  57. Posadas, Benedict C., Linda S. Andrews and D. David D. Burrage. Consumer Preferences and Attitudes Toward Irradiated Oysters. Poster Presented to the Institute of Food Technology Conference in July 2003, Chicago, Illinois. Abstract published

  58. Posadas, Benedict C. Preliminary Economic Benchmarks of Raw Oyster Postharvest Processing Systems. Paper presented at the Gulf & South Atlantic Fisheries Development Foundation Oyster Education Public Conference June 4-6, 2003, New Orleans, Louisiana.  Abstract published

  59. Posadas, Benedict C. and Ruth A. Posadas. Consumer Preferences For Postharvest Processed Raw Oysters In Coastal Mississippi. Paper presented at the Gulf & South Atlantic Fisheries Development Foundation Oyster Education Public Conference June 4-6, 2003, New Orleans, Louisiana. Abstract published

  60. Hanson, Terrill R. Double Tree Hotel, New Orleans, April 13-17, 2003. Abstract publishedand Benedict C. Posadas. Marketing Implications of Consumer Attitudes Toward Oysters. Paper presented at the 95th Annual Meeting of the National Shellfisheries Association,

  61. Posadas, Benedict C. Double Tree Hotel, New Orleans, April 13-17, 2003. Abstract publishedand Linda S. Andrews. Consumer Preferences and Attitudes Toward Irradiated Oysters. Paper presented at the 95th Annual Meeting of the National Shellfisheries Association,

  62. Andrews, L.S., Benedict C. Posadas, David D. Burrage, and M. Jahncke. Consumer Acceptance and Vibrio Response to Oyster Irradiation. Paper presented to the 95th Annual Meeting of the National Shellfisheries Association held in New Orleans, Louisiana on April 13-17, 2003. Abstract published

  63. Posadas, Benedict C., Linda S. Andrews, and D. David D. Burrage. Consumer Preferences and Attitudes Toward Irradiated Oysters at the 2002 Boston International Seafood Show. Paper presented at the 6th Joint Meeting of the Seafood Science and Technology Society and the Atlantic Fisheries Technology Society on Oct. 9-11, 2002, Coronado Springs Resort, Orlando, Florida. Abstract published.

  64. Andrews, L. S., B. Posadas, David D. Burrage and Michael Jahncke. Oyster Irradiation: Pathogenic Vibrio Response and Consumer Difference Testing. Paper presented at the 6th Joint Meeting of the Seafood Science and Technology Society and the Atlantic Fisheries Technology Society on Oct. 9-11, 2002, Coronado Springs Resort, Orlando, Florida.  Abstract published.

  65. Posadas, Benedict C. Crawfish Marketing. Paper presented at Crawfish and Freshwater Prawn Workshop, Mississippi State University Extension Service, Greene County Vocational/Technical School, Leaksville, Mississippi, June 5, 2002.

  66. Posadas, Benedict C. Economics, Marketing and Coastal Research. Paper presented at Crawfish and Freshwater Prawn Workshop, Mississippi State University Extension Service, Greene County Vocational/Technical School, Leaksville, Mississippi, June 5, 2002.

  67. Hanson, Terrill R. Lisa O. House, and Benedict Posadas. U.S. Consumer Perceptions and Attitudes Toward Oysters. Paper presented at Aquaculture America 2002, Town and Country Resort, San Diego, California, Jan. 27-30, 2002. Abstract published.

  68. Hanson, T.R., L.O. House, and B.C. Posadas. Consumer Attitudes and Preferences for Oysters, Gulf Coast Industry Program. Presentation at the World Aquaculture Society Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, Jan. 19-25, 2001.

  69. Posadas, B.C., C.D. Veal, Michael L. Jahncke, and Janet A. Gooch. An Economic Analysis of the Domestic and Foreign Markets of Selected Coastal Herring and Associated Species. 19th Annual Conference of the Tropical and Sub-tropical Seafood Sciences and Technology in the Americas, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, Sep. 13, 1994. Abstract published.

  70. Jahncke, M.L., J.A. Gooch, B.C. Posadas, and C.D. Veal. Evaluation of On Board Handling Techniques on the Quality of Various Coastal Herring and Associated Species. 19th Annual Conference of the Tropical and Sub-tropical Seafood Sciences and Technology in the Americas, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, Sep. 12, 1994. Abstract published. 

  71. Posadas, B.C., D.D. Burrage, J. Homziak, and C. D. Veal. Oyster Relaying Enterprise Budgets. Thirteenth International Conference of the Coastal Society, Washington, D. C., USA, Apr. 5, 1992. Abstract published.

  72. Burrage, D.D., and B.C. Posadas. Revitalizing a Northern Gulf Fishery: Costs versus Benefits of Relaying Oysters. Eighty-second Annual Meeting of the National Shellfisheries Association, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, Apr. 1, 1990. Abstract published. 

  73. Posadas, B.C. Social and Economic Analysis of Hulbot‑Hulbot Fishing in Iloilo.  Second Aquaculture Economics Research Seminar, Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, Iloilo City, Philippines, Aug. 31, 1987. 

  74. Posadas, B.C. Proposed Curriculum on Bachelor of Science major in Fisheries and Aquaculture Economics. Proposal presented at the Workshop on Southeast Asian Training Program in Fisheries and Aquaculture Economics, Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, Universiti Deponegoro, Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, Mar. 12‑16, 1986.  Abstract published.

  75. Posadas, B.C. Household Demand for Fish in Iloilo City. First Asian Fisheries Forum, Asian Fisheries Society, Manila, Philippines, May 25, 1986. Abstract published.

  76. Posadas, B.C., Nida R. Ty, and Ebonia Seraspe. Fish Consumption in Iloilo: Consumer Profile and Behavior Study. Seminar on Small‑Scale Capture Fisheries in Iloilo, Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, Iloilo City, Philippines, Dec. 3, 1985.

Updated lists of Dr. B.C. Posadas presentations on horticulture and marine resource economics:

  1. Horticulture Economics and Marketing

  2. Aquaculture Economics and Marketing

  3. Fisheries Economics and Marketing

  4. Natural Disaster Economics

  5. Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Extension Program

  6. Economic Impacts of Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill