‘Tomorrow’s Ag Starts Today’ features speakers from industry, government and university
LIBERAL, Kan. – Across the country and in Kansas, agriculture is facing hard times. With agriculture in southwest Kansas a major part of the Kansas economy, K-State Research and Extension is teaming with Seward County Community College and several banks and companies to sponsor “Tomorrow’s Ag Starts Today,” a meeting and lunch in Ulysses, Kansas, Wednesday, July 12.
Designed to take a look at the current status of agriculture in the region, consider what’s possible to improve it, and discuss what might be possible 20 years out, the program will be in the Ulysses High School gymnasium with registration starting at 8 a.m.
- Wheat Streak Mosaic
- Wheat Futures and Basis
- Past, Present and Future of SW Ks Ag
- Less Water Use, But Good Crops
- Future Crop and Livestock Enterprise Diversity
- Farmer Panel Discussion
Registration by July 6 is $20 and $30 after that date. The fee may be paid on site the day of the program, but organizers request early registration for an accurate number for lunch. Lunch will feature foods produced in southwest Kansas. Register by contacting Norma at the K-State Southwest Research-Extension Center at 620-275-9164.
More information about the program is available by contacting David Coltrain at 620-765-2030.
K‑State Research and Extension is a short name for the Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, a program designed to generate and distribute useful knowledge for the well‑being of Kansans. Supported by county, state, federal and private funds, the program has county Extension offices, experiment fields, area Extension offices and regional research centers statewide. Its headquarters is on the K‑State campus in Manhattan.
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For more information:
David Coltrain – Seward County Community College – 620-765-2030