Upcoming events, workshops, and conferences.

February 19, 2018

The 2018 Farm Bill is awaiting debate in Congress. These meetings. a joint effort between Kansas State University and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will provide an overview of the current debate, discuss current economic conditions in agriculture which will frame the debate, and then look at Title I programs, dairy, nutrition and conservation programs, as well as proposed crop insurance changes. Speakers are Dr. Mykel Taylor and Dr. Art Barnaby from K-State, and Dr. Brad Lubben, from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 

February 28, 2018
Dodge City

Washburn University School of Law presents the two-day seminar "Farm and Ranch Income Tax/Estate and Business Planning Seminar" on Thursday, June 7 and Friday, June 8, 2018 at Shippensburg University in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. This program is appropriate for agribusiness professionals, attorneys, certified public accountants, enrolled agents, and tax practitioners

This program may be attended either in person or online. In-person attendance is limited to 100 individuals.

June 7 - 8, 2018
See 2017 presentations HERE

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 on important topics in agriculture.

Questions? Rich Llewelyn at sends e-mail) or 785.532.1504.

August 16 - 17, 2018

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

October 9, 2018
Garden City

2017 presentations: HERE

This one-day workshop will help crop insurance agents, agricultural lenders, farmers/ranchers, and other financial consultants provide better risk management information and advice to their clients or apply to their farm-ranch. If you are involved in the crop insurance industry, either as an agent, a producer, or an ag lender, you should consider attending this workshop.

November 1, 2018