Sorghum News

Sorghum Checkoff Invests $3.65 Million to Further Producer Profitability

The United Sorghum Checkoff Program board of directors approved the funding at the Dec. 10 board meeting to fund proposals targeted at furthering sorghum growers' profitability and demand. (Read More)

Market Spotlight

Grain sorghum has proven to be a desirable component to the ethanol industry. Learn more about how Conestoga Energy Partners is utilizing grain sorghum in their ethanol plants. Sorghum Stories: Grain Sorghum Means Big Money for Ethanol Production

Sorghum Checkoff Events Calendar

January – February 2015

Jan
27
Tue
No Till on the Plains and AIM Conference @ Bicentennial Center
Jan 27 – Jan 29 all-day
Jan
28
Wed
Texas Sorghum U @ Frank Phillips College
Jan 28 all-day
Feb
2
Mon
Leadership Class II Session III
Feb 2 – Feb 5 all-day
Feb
5
Thu
Kansas Commodity Classic
Feb 5 @ 8:06 pm – 9:06 pm
Feb
9
Mon
US Grains Council International Marketing Conference @ Costa Rica Marriott Hotel
Feb 9 @ 8:08 pm – Feb 11 @ 9:08 pm
Feb
10
Tue
Sorghum School @ Clarion Inn
Feb 10 all-day
Feb
11
Wed
Sorghum School @ Buffalo Bill Center
Feb 11 all-day
Feb
12
Thu
Sorghum School @ Hutchison Community College
Feb 12 all-day
Feb
13
Fri
Sorghum School @ Neosho County Community College
Feb 13 all-day
Feb
25
Wed
USCP Board Meetings @ Phoenix Convention Center
Feb 25 – Feb 28 all-day

Sorghum 101

Sorghum, a grain, forage or sugar crop, is among the most efficient crops in conversion of solar energy and use of water. Sorghum is known as a high-energy, drought tolerant crop. What is sorghum?

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