Sorghum News

USDA Boosts Sorghum Acres to 7.47 Million

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service released its June 30 acreage report, increasing its estimated planted grain sorghum acres to 7.47 million, up 12 percent from its March report. 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

Aug
5
Tue
No Till on the Plains: 2014 Points South Tours
Aug 5 – Aug 8 all-day

Tours through Kansas and Oklahoma

Aug
11
Mon
USCP Board of Directors Meeting
Aug 11 – Aug 13 all-day
Aug
18
Mon
Nebraska Grain Sorghum Board Meeting @ Nebraska State Office Building - Conference Room A
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am
Aug
26
Tue
South Central Kansas Experiment Station Field Day
Aug 26 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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