Sorghum News

Secretary Vilsack Announces Sorghum Board Appointments

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today the appointments of five members to serve on the United Sorghum Checkoff Program board of directors. Read More

Market Spotlight

Grain sorghum has proven to be a desirable component to the ethanol industry. Learn more about how Kansas Ethanol LLC in Lyons, Kan., is utilizing grain sorghum as an ethanol feedstock. Sorghum Stories: Grain Sorghum Essential to Kansas Ethanol LLC

Sorghum Checkoff Events Calendar

October – November 2014

Oct
18
Sat
Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo
Oct 18 – Oct 21 all-day
Oct
20
Mon
U.S. Grains Council Export Exchange @ Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Oct 20 – Oct 22 all-day
Oct
22
Wed
Oklahoma Governor’s Water Conference @ Cox Convention Center
Oct 22 – Oct 23 all-day
Nov
10
Mon
Leadership Sorghum Session II
Nov 10 – Nov 12 all-day
Nov
12
Wed
Kansas Water Conference
Nov 12 – Nov 14 all-day
National Association of Farm Broadcasters Conference @ Westin Crown Center Hotel
Nov 12 – Nov 14 all-day
Nov
14
Fri
Nebraska Grain Sorghum Board Meeting
Nov 14 all-day
Nov
16
Sun
Texas Trade Seed Association @ LA Torretta Resort & Spa
Nov 16 – Nov 17 all-day
Nov
19
Wed
Kansas Agribusiness Expo @ Century II Convention Center
Nov 19 – Nov 20 all-day
Nov
27
Thu
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 27 – Nov 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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