Aug. 13, 2024 │ Sorghum U – Wheat U

Event location: DoubleTree by Hilton Wichita Airport, 2098 Airport Road, Wichita, KS 67209

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Schedule

8:00 AM – Registration

8:45 AM – Welcome

9:00 AM – Producer Panel

      - Moderator: Matt Durler, National Sorghum Producers

      - Panelists: Chris Tanner, Zack Rendel, Keef Felty 

10:00 AM – Break

10:30 AM – Breakout 1

  • Changes in wheat seed technology, Dalton Henry, U.S. Wheat Associates
  • Managing sorghum fertility to maximize profitability, Brian Arnall, Oklahoma State University

11:30 AM – Lunch

  • KS Wheat and KS Grain Sorghum Updates
  • Keynote: Market Outlook in Sorghum and Wheat, Matt Hines, Loewen Associates

1:00 PM – Break

1:30 PM – Breakout 2

  • Disease management in wheat, Kelsey Onefre, Kansas State University
  • Climate Smart Sustainability in sorghum, Matt Durler, National Sorghum Producers

2:30 PM – Breakout 3

  • Romulo Lollato, Kansas State University 
  • Emerging markets in sorghum, John Duff, Sero Ag Strategies on behalf of National Sorghum Producers

3:30 PM – Event concludes