Sorghum Checkoff Seeking Pre-Proposals for Targeted Research, Education

LUBBOCK, Texas – The Sorghum Checkoff is seeking pre-proposals for targeted research and education in strategic program areas including crop improvement, high value markets and renewables.

The goal of this request for proposals is to further enhance the opportunities for sorghum producers through specific projects and education that will increase productivity, demand and value.

A pre-proposal is required and is a prerequisite for the submission of a full proposal. Full proposals will only be required for pre-proposals selected by the Sorghum Checkoff.

Pre-proposals are due 5:00 pm (CST) on May 1, 2014.

To review the complete Sorghum Checkoff pre-proposal request, visit


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