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Events, Workshops, and Conferences

Farm Bill Meetings: A Series in Kansas

  • A series of meetings across the state by Dr. Art Barnaby to discuss the new farm bill, passed by Congress and signed by President Obama in February.

Planning for Farm and Ranch Succession

  • One-day succession planning conferences designed to educate and support farm and ranch families preparing for the future of the enterprise.
    Dates/Locations: January 10, 2015 - Pratt;  January 16, 2015 - Manhattan; January 17, 2015 - Emporia; March 3, 2015 - Hays; March19 - Iola

2015 K - State Winter Ranch Management Seminar Series ‘Building Better Replacements'

  • The format of the 2015 Winter Ranch Management Seminar Series is a face-to-face meeting with a series of short presentations focused on replacement heifer selection, management and breeding and a ‘Town Hall’ Question and Answer session where producers can ask their questions to local/district and state extension specialists. Producers are encouraged to bring their questions on cow/calf animal health, nutrition, genetics, reproduction and management to the session! Please RSVP to your selected location contacts by close of business the Friday before the event. 40 RSVP’d attendees required for each location. Locations with fewer than 40 confirmed attendees may be cancelled. Registration fees and payment forms may vary by site. Contact your local host contact for registration/RSVP details. Meal is included in the registration fee. Online updates to the Seminar information can be found on the Animal Sciences website at: http://ksubeef.org. Hosting Locations: LaCrosse, Mound City, Hill City, Beloit, Herington, Wamego, Overbrook. 

Other Kansas Extension Meetings

  • This page notes various extension meetings occurring in Kansas, hosted by local county agents.

Women In Agriculture

  • Programs, educational series, and conferences.

Excel Workshops

  • This one-day workshop provides hands-on Excel training. The workshops will use laptop computers to allow participants to create their own spreadsheets.

2014 Risk and Profit Conference  VIEW 2014 CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • An annual conference hosted by the Department of Agricultural Economics that provides an opportunity for key agricultural decision makers to interact with each other and with faculty.

2014 Ag Lenders Conferences VIEW 2014 CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • K--State’s annual Agricultural Lenders Conferences are designed to provide the Kansas financial community with updates on current agricultural topics.

2014 Kansas Insurance Workshop  VIEW 2014 CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • Crop insurance agents, agricultural lenders, marketing consultants, and other farm/ranch consultants will help their clients make more profitable risk management decisions. Farmers and ranchers will apply the information to their own decisions.

Beef Cattle Economics Webinar

  • How might varying regional pasture conditions impact herd development and cattle movement? What is the broad economic outlook for cow-calf, stocker and feedlot operators? What insights can ranchers and processors glean from USDA’s July Cattle Inventory Report? Register today to dive deep into the numbers, as Dr. Glynn Tonsor, livestock economist at Kansas State University, tackles these and other issues that affect stakeholders throughout the beef and cattle industry.  

2014 Kansas Income Tax Institute

  • Now in its 66th year, the Kansas Income Tax Institute provides relevant information in time for the tax season as well as continuing education credit for those in associated professions.

Farm Transition/Succession Meetings

  • These meetings are varied in content and format, providing information on transitioning farm businesses to next generation or new ownership.

RAM II (Risk Assessed Marketing) Workshops

  • These workshops introduce producers to an integrated marketing/production management approach that combines both crop insurance and alternative marketing techniques.

MAST (Management Analysis & Strategic Thinking)

  • MAST combines new information and decision making tools with online distance learning to develop management skills in agricultural producers. By learning farm management tools and their applications, participants are equipped to cast a vision for their businesses and handle the challenges of the changing landscape of agriculture..

Ag Profitability Conferences

  • Multi-county conferences presenting agricultural economics information to producers. Each conference is sponsored by county extension services. Most conferences take place between December to February.

Farm Bill Update Webinar

  • A webinar on October 2 by Dr. Art Barnaby and Dr. Mykel Taylor to discuss the 2014 farm bill and the OSU-KSU decision tool.

Lease Workshops

  • This series of day-long workshops is being offered throughout Kansas to help landlords and tenants manage the risk associated with rental arrangements.

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