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2018 Sorghum Symposium

December 14, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm MST

The 2018 Sorghum Symposium is a farmer-​focused educational program designed to provide information and resources to help farmers make confident, informed production and management decisions and they plan for next year’s growing season.

Program highlights include:

  • Weather factors that could influence production- Al Dutcher, UNL Associate Geoscientist
  • Sorghum production in Western Nebraska- Cody Creech, UNL Dryland Cropping Specialist
  • Grazing Value of Sorghum/​Cover Crops- Galen Erickson, UNL Animal Science
  • National Sorghum Update- Perseverance & Payoffs- Cristi Stulp, NSP Relationship Manager
  • Sorghum production and management- new traits- Scott Staggenborg, Vice Pres., R&D, Chromatin
  • Managing Risk in Uncertain Times- Matt Stockton, UNL Extension
  • Market Analyses and Demand Trends- Dennis Macafee, Ag West Commodities
  • NeGSPA Annual Meeting- will include checkoff update and opportunity for public input
  • Commercial Exhibits-​Learn the latest!
  • Certified Crop Advisor CEU’s have been applied for


December 14, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Sorghum Board
402 471 4276


Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture
407 East 7th Street
Curtis, United States
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