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

December 2014 – January 2015

Dec
24
Wed
Christmas Holiday-Office Closed
Dec 24 – Dec 25 all-day
Dec
31
Wed
New Year’s Holiday-Office Closed
Dec 31 – Jan 1 all-day
Jan
6
Tue
Kansas Sorghum U @ Salina Bicentennial Center
Jan 6 all-day
Jan
9
Fri
KNID Farm Show @ Chisholm Trail Expo Center
Jan 9 – Jan 10 all-day
Oklahoma Sorghum U @ Enid Convention Center
Jan 9 all-day
Jan
11
Sun
Sorghum & Millet Workshop-Plant and Animal Genome XXIII, 2015 @ Town & Country Hotel
Jan 11 all-day
Jan
12
Mon
Sorghum Checkoff Strategic Meeting
Jan 12 – Jan 14 all-day
Jan
20
Tue
Cover your Acres @ Gateway
Jan 20 – Jan 21 all-day
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

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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