Upcoming workshops on growing cotton in Kansas - Updated


K-State Research and Extension is hosting two workshops focusing on cotton production in Kansas. Details of each workshop are provided below.

Workshop 1 – “Cotton Basics”

March 5 – Clark County, program begins at 6:00 p.m. with a meal.
Minneola Civic Connection
130 Main St.
Minneola, KS

Topics include:

  • Cotton 101
  • Heat units effect on yield potential and cotton irrigation strategies


Please RSVP for the free meal by Friday, March 1, by contacting Brice Gibson at the Clark County Extension office at 620-635-2811 or by email at begibson@ksu.edu.

 

Workshop 2 – “Cotton Clinic and School”

March 7 – Rice County, program begins at 3:00 p.m. with a steak dinner to follow at 5:30 p.m.
701 E. Main
Lyons, KS

Topics include:

  • Planting Cotton in 2019 – “What you need to know”
  • Economics of Cotton in Kansas
  • Marketing your Cotton and how Cooperatives Work


Please RSVP for the free meal by Friday, March 1, by contacting the Rice County Extension office at 620-257-5131 or by email at drains1@ksu.edu.