Sorghum News

USDA Estimates Sorghum Acres to Reach 7.9 Million

The United States Department of Agriculture’s Prospective Plantings report released today shows estimated sorghum planted acres will reach 7.9 million in 2015, up 11 percent from the 7.1 million the previous season...(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

May
25
Mon
Memorial Day – Office Holiday
May 25 all-day
Jun
1
Mon
International Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo @ Minneapolis Convention Center
Jun 1 – Jun 4 all-day
Jun
5
Fri
Nebraska Sorghum Board Meeting @ Nebraska Department of Agriculture’s Platte Conference Room
Jun 5 @ 9:00 am
Jun
8
Mon
Biofuels Digest Feedstocks Conference @ New Orleans, LA
Jun 8 – Jun 12 all-day
Jun
9
Tue
Export Sorghum @ Embassy Suites, 2911 Sage Rd
Jun 9 – Jun 11 all-day
Jun
16
Tue
NeGSPA Board Meeting
Jun 16 @ 3:29 pm – 4:29 pm
Jul
11
Sat
IFT @ McCormick Place South
Jul 11 – Jul 14 all-day
Jul
21
Tue
SuperZoo @ Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Jul 21 – Jul 23 all-day
Jul
24
Fri
Oklahoma Commission Meeting @ Goodwell, OK
Jul 24 all-day
Jul
27
Mon
US Grains Council Board of Delegates Meeting @ Denver, CO
Jul 27 – Jul 29 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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