K-State's Ag Profitability Conferences to cover range of topics
A range of topics, from beef cattle profitability to crop insurance to employee management and more will be covered during Kansas State University's Ag Profitability Conferences planned for several locations around the state in January and February.
Presentations vary by location, and include such topics as: Beef and Cattle Economic Market Outlook; Crop Profitability Outlook for 2013; Human Resources: Managing Employees; Update on 2012 Farm Bill; Crop Insurance and the 2012 Drought; 2012-13 Farmland Cash Rental Rates in Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado, and many others.
Dates, locations and contact information for each site include:
Jan. 31--Home City, Blue Valley Telecommunications, 1559 Pony Express Highway, Michael Vogt, firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-562-3531;
Feb. 5--McPherson, Best Western Holiday Manor (I-135 and Kansas St.), Jonie James, email@example.com or 620-241-1523;
Feb. 7--Pratt, Pratt Co. Fairgrounds, 4-H Center, 81 Lake Rd., Mark Ploger, firstname.lastname@example.org or 620-672-6121;
Feb. 12--Salina, 4-H Building, Kenwood Park, Tom Maxwell, email@example.com or 785-309-5850;
Feb. 12 (streamed from Salina)--El Dorado, Butler County Community Building, 206 N. Griffith, David Kehler, firstname.lastname@example.org or 316-321-9660; and
Feb. 12 (streamed from Salina)--Iola, Allen County Courthouse, 1 N. Washington St., Delta George, email@example.com or 620-223-3720.
For specific information on the agenda at each location or to register, go to www.agmanager.info and click on Ag Profitability Conferences or contact the Extension agent listed for your preferred location.