Sorghum News

Defense Against the Sugarcane Aphid

Management of the sugarcane aphid starts with proper identification. Take a stand against the pest! Utilize this guide to help you take control of the sugarcane aphid and win profitability with your sorghum...(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
12
Thu
South Texas Country Elevator Association’s Convention @ Isla Grand Resort
May 12 – May 14 all-day
May
21
Sat
National Restaurant Association Show @ McCormick Place
May 21 – May 30 all-day
May
30
Mon
Memorial Day – Office Closed
May 30 all-day
Jun
27
Mon
Triad to Wellness
Jun 27 all-day
Jul
16
Sat
Institute of Food Technologists
Jul 16 – Jul 19 all-day

Discover the industry’s largest collection of food ingredients, equipment, processing, and packaging suppliers, all under one roof. This is where the latest global food trends — and the products and innovations designed to address them — are on display. Bring your curiosity, your latest product development challenges, and your appetite!

For professionals involved in the science of food, this is the single most important trade show of the year.

Why? They know from personal experience that it’s THE place to experience everything that’s new…and meet face-to-face with the companies that are on the forefront of food science and technology.

Jul
23
Sat
Texas Seed Trade Association Annual Convention and Production & Research Conference @ The Westin Stonebriar Hotel
Jul 23 – Jul 26 all-day
Texas Seed Trade Meeting @ The Westin Stonebriar Hotel & Golf Club
Jul 23 – Jul 26 all-day
Jul
24
Sun
Ag Media Summit
Jul 24 – Jul 27 all-day
Aug
2
Tue
Super Zoo – National Show for Pet Retailers @ Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Aug 2 – Aug 4 all-day

Pet retailers LOVE SuperZoo—and smart pet product manufacturers and suppliers know it. This hugely popular show is your best selling opportunity of the year—with over 15,000 prospective customers flocking to SuperZoo to snag the latest hot-ticket items and standout products for their store shelves.

North America’s top pet retail event delivers a year’s worth of customers, all in four productive days. Connect with the entire pet retail world by exhibiting at SuperZoo—and meet new buyers, generate leads, write orders and build your business to new heights.

Aug
12
Fri
American Association of Diabetic Educators Annual Conference @ San Diego Convention Center
Aug 12 – Aug 14 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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