Sunflower Production Meetings in 3 Locations in Kansas

The High Plains Sunflower Committee, Kansas Sunflower Commission and K-State Research and Extension are together hosting three sunflower production schools from February 27-March 1.  The schools will comprise of hot topics on sunflower production, including new innovations in sunflower production, planting, fertility, weed control, and insect control.  In addition, representatives from the industry will review recent hybrid plot results and marketing opportunities.

The schools will be held in three locations across the state – Beloit, Hutchinson and Garden City:

  • On February 27, the school will be held in Beloit from 2 to 4:30 pm at the First Christian Church.  This is located at 321 N Mill Street in Beloit. GET REGISTERED
  • On February 28, the sunflower production school will be held from 9:00 to 11:30 am at the South Hutchinson Community Building.  This is located at 101 W Ave C in Hutchinson. GET REGISTERED
  • On March 1, the school will be held at the Southwest Research-Extension Center at 4500 E Mary St in Garden City.  It will be from 9:00 to 11:30 am. GET REGISTERED

Please reserve your spot by February 26. You can do so by calling the hosting K-State Extension office or registering online.

For the Beloit location, call the K-State PostRock District Extension Office at 785-282-6823 or online at www.postrock.ksu.edu.

For the Hutchinson location, call the K-State Reno County Extension Office at 620-662-2371 or register online at www.reno.ksu.edu.

For the Garden City location, call the K-State Finney County Extension Office at 620-272-3670 or register online at www.finney.ksu.edu.

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.