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K-State Sorghum Schools scheduled for late January


Three K-State Sorghum Production Schools will be offered in late January to provide in-depth training targeted for sorghum producers and key-stakeholders. The schools are sponsored by Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission.
 


The schools will cover a number of issues facing sorghum growers: risk management, marketing opportunities, weed control, crop production practices, nutrient and soil fertility, and insect management.

 

  • January 29, Wednesday – Scott City
    2:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    William Carpenter 4 H Building
    608 North Fairground Road

Contact: John Beckman -  jbeckman@ksu.edu

 

  • January 30, Thursday – Great Bend
    8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
    Great Bend Recreation Commission
    Burnside Room, 1214 Stone Street
    Contact: Stacy Campbell -  scampbel@ksu.edu
     
  • January 30, Thursday – Hutchinson
    2:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    South Hutchinson Community Building
    101 W Ave C
    South Hutchinson KS 67505

Contact: Darren Busick - darrenbusick@ksu.edu

 

The schools are free to attend and a meal will be provided courtesy of the Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission. Participants are asked to pre-register by January 27. Online registration is available at K-State Sorghum Schools (http://bit.ly/KSUSorghum) or by emailing/calling the nearest local K-State Research and Extension office for the location participants plan to attend.

 

 

Ignacio Ciampitti, Crop Production and Cropping Systems Specialist
ciampitti@ksu.edu

Kathy Gehl, eUpdate Editor and Extension Program Coordinator
kgehl@ksu.edu