AgManager.info: 2012 Risk and Profit Conference
August 16-17, 2012
K-State Alumni Center
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Rich Porter Introduction Video
The Risk and Profit
Conference, held August 16-17, 2012 at the K-State Alumni Center in Manhattan, Kansas, is designed to give agricultural producers and affiliated businesses a competitive edge in their
operations. Presentations on farm management, technology, marketing, and
policy issues in agriculture are scheduled by the Department of
Agricultural Economics faculty and specialists.
conference will begin Thursday, August 16 with a trade show of displays
and information by vendors specializing in goods and services for
producers and agribusinesses, followed by the first keynote speaker at
lunch on Thursday. Breakout sessions will take place in the afternoon
with another general session in the evening.
After breakfast is Friday morning’s general session.
Breakout sessions with numerous contemporary and relevant topics will take place on Friday morning and Friday afternoon. Attendees may choose up to eight
of these sessions. The conference concludes at 3:30 pm on Friday afternoon. Each
year, the conference includes
extension livestock marketing specialist Glynn Tonsor who will share
Livestock Outlook, and grain marketing specialist Dan O'Brien,
who will offer his
For more information, contact
Rich Llewelyn at the phone or email below:
It is the policy of Kansas State University
Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service that all
persons shall have equal opportunity and access to its educational programs,
services, activities, and materials without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, sex, age or disability. Kansas State University is an equal
opportunity organization. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension Work,
Acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, as amended. Kansas State University, County
Extension Councils, Extension Districts, and United States Department of
Agriculture Cooperating, Gary Pierzynksi, Interim Director.