Sorghum U 2015 hits 3 new locations


Sorghum U will be coming to Salina, Kansas; Enid, Oklahoma; and Perryton, Texas, in January 2015.

The popular farmer-focused event provides resources to producers that help them make informed production decisions, and Sorghum U highlights how grain sorghum can contribute to an operation’s profitability. This day-long event is a balanced mix of new and experienced grain sorghum producers.

The first event is set to take place at the Salina Bicentennial Center Jan. 6, 2015. The second event heads south to Enid, Oklahoma, at the Enid Convention Center Jan. 9, 2015. The Texas Panhandle will host the third event in Perryton at Frank Phillips College Jan. 28, 2015.

Industry insiders are set to present information on a wide variety of topics including marketing opportunities, basic and advanced agronomics, irrigation management and other farm-level practices that will help increase producer profitability.

The program will encourage informal discussions between industry insiders and both experienced and new growers alike. The event will provide breakout sessions on specific topics tailored to each geographical region.

To register for the event, visit or call 855-422-6652. There is no charge to attend the event and lunch is included.

Sorghum U is sponsored by High Plains Journal, the United Sorghum Checkoff Program and Sorghum Partners.

High Plains Journal and Midwest Ag Journal are weekly agriculture news publications with five geographic editions covering production agriculture across 12 states with paid readership. The Journal is based in Dodge City, Kansas, and has brought essential industry news and markets to farm families and agriculture decision makers for more than 60 years throughout the core of production agriculture.

The United Sorghum Checkoff Program is a producer-funded organization that is dedicated to improving the sorghum industry through research, promotion and education. For more information about the USCP and other research projects, please visit www.sorghumcheckoff.com.

Sorghum Partners seed provides high quality sorghum seeds that are planted on millions of acres around the world. Sorghum Partners grain and forage sorghum products are carefully processed in a fully equipped seed processing facility in New Deal, Texas. Each seed lot is professionally tested and certified by an in-house seed quality lab that is registered with U.S. and international regulatory authorities. For additional information about Sorghum Partners seed products, call 1-855-SORGHUM. Sorghum Partners seed is owned by Chromatin, Inc. Visit www.chromatininc.com for more information.