Feb. 6 Kansas Commodity Classic Agenda–Register Today!

Kansas Commodity Classic

February 6, 2015

Register for Kansas Commodity Classic

The Kansas Commodity Classic will be held on February 6, 2015 at the Hilton Garden Inn, 410 S 3rd St, Manhattan, Kansas.

The event is free and open to the public, but registration is requested.


7:30-9:00 Registration

7:45-8:15 Joint Breakfast with Women Managing the Farm Conference (optional, pre-registration required)

8:15-8:45 Joint General Session (optional)
Jackie McClaskey, Secretary, Kansas Department of Agriculture

8:45-9:15 Break

9:15 Kansas Commodity Classic Begins
“Overcoming Challenges in the Implementation of Advanced Biofuels”
Chris Standlee, Executive Vice President of Global Affairs for Abengoa Bioenergy

10:00 Rod Snyder, Field to Market, The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture.

10:45 Market Update, Darrell Holaday, Country Futures

11:30 Break

12:00 Lunch and Keynote Speaker
“Lessons Learned from the 3-year Debate on the 2014 Farm Bill”
Dr. Barry L. Flinchbaugh, Professor Emeritus
Department of Agricultural Economics, Kansas State University

2:00 Adjourn

The 2015 Kansas Commodity Classic is sponsored by Kansas Corn, Kansas Grain Sorghum, Kansas Wheat, Syngenta, Monsanto, and Farm Credit Association of Kansas.