Risk and Profit Conference

2021 In-Person Conference is tentatively scheduled for August 19-20, 2021 at the K-State Alumni Center. 

Questions? Rich Llewelyn at rvl@ksu.edu or 785.532.1504.

Dates & Location
August 19 - 20, 2021

Questions? Rich Llewelyn at rvl@ksu.edu


Wednesday, January 13
     Session 1 (12:00-12:45): Brian Coffey – Using Options to Hedge Livestock Sale or Purchase
     Session 2 (12:45-1:30): Glynn Tonsor – Beef Market Outlook

Wednesday, January 20
     Session 1 (12:00-12:45): Dan O’Brien/Guy Allen – Domestic Grain Markets and Outlook for 2021
     Session 2 (12:45-1:30): Brian Briggeman – Macroeconomic and Interest Rate Outlook for 2021

Wednesday, January 27
     Session 1 (12:00-1:30): Robin Reid and Jenny Ifft – Ag Policy and Farm Bill, Including ARC/PLC Election

Wednesday, February 3
     Session 1 (12:00-12:45): Terry Griffin/LaVona Traywick – Ag Technology Across Generations of Farm Operators and Farmland Value Interactive Dashboard
     Session 2 (12:45-1:30): Gregg Ibendahl – Farm Profitability

NO SESSION on February 10 - Women Managing the Farm Conference: https://agmanager.info/events/women-managing-farm-conference

Wednesday, February 17
     Session 1 (12:00-12:45): Allen Featherstone – Agricultural Finance
     Session 2 (12:45-1:30): Guy Allen/Dan O’Brien – International Grain Markets and Outlook for 2021







Session Summaries
Registration information

Mini-Conference ONLINE on Wednesdays beginning January 13, 2021.
$20 for exclusive access to all sessions, recordings and materials. 
Register: http://commerce.cashnet.com/KSUAGECON

Questions? Rich Llewelyn at rvl@ksu.edu

Trade show

No trade show this year. See you next year. 

More information, contact Rich Llewelyn: rvl@ksu.edu or 785.532.1504 .


To Manhattan, Kansas and the K-State Alumni Center (17th & Anderson):

From the east: I-70 to exit 313. North on Hwy 177 to Ft. Riley Blvd then west to 17th Street. North (right) on 17th to Anderson Ave. 

From the west: I-70 to exit 303. North on Hwy K114/K18 (Ft. Riley Blvd) to 17th St. North (left) on 17th to Anderson.

From the north: Hwy 77 south to Seth Child Rd (Hwy 113). South on Seth Child to Anderson Ave. East (left) on Anderson to 17th St.

Hotel accomodations
Holiday Inn - Campus
1641 Anderson
 Manhattan, KS 66502
 Conference Rate: $99.95 + tax / night
Single or Double
 Rates valid August 19 or 20, 2021
 Cut-Off Date: July 30, 2021
 Use Group Code:
Four Points, By Sheraton
 530 Richards Dr
 Manhattan, KS 66502
K-State Rate: $80 + tax / night
Single or Double
No Cut-Off Date: Ask for K-State Rate



There is limited parking available at the Alumni Center. If spots are available, you can park there. You will need an Alumni Center pass, which will be available as you arrive.

A campsus parking permit is included in the registration fee, for either the lot west of Old Stadium, or for the parking garage. Permits will be available on Thursday morning at the Alumni Center driveway and at the entrance to the parking lot west of the Old Stadium or at the registration table throughout the conference. You MUST obtain your conference parking permit before parking your vehicle on campus.  Hang this permit on your rearview mirror, facing the front of your vehicle.  This permit is not valid in metered lots.

  • Parking is permitted only in areas designated for parking

  • Parking is not permitted on campus streets or drives

  • Please observe HANDICAP, RESERVED and NO PARKING zones; these are TOW ZONES and violators will be towed.

  • Limited parking is available in the Alumni Parking. Be sure to get an Alumni Center parking tag from the registration desk.

  • More parking is available in the lot west of Old Stadium (across Denison Avenue), north of the Catholic Church, using the parking permit, or in the parking garage.

For more information, contact Rich Llewelyn at the phone or email below:
Phone: 785-532-1504  Email: rvl@ksu.edu