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Sorghum Smart Talk

Sorghum Smart Talk features useful information and provides credible resources relating to the sorghum industry in order to benefit sorghum growers, industry stakeholders and all agriculturalists.

Feb 13, 2019

Sorghum Checkoff Quarterly Report

1st Quarter 2019

Oct.-Dec. 2018


Time Stamps:

00:11 - Intro - John Duff

01:00 - Welcome - Florentino Lopez, Executive Director

02:22 - Communications Direct - Jennifer Blackburn, External Affairs Director

06:11 - Crop Improvement - Justin Weinheimer, Crop Improvement Director

12:31 -...

Feb 11, 2019

In this episode sorghum farmer and Leadership Sorghum Class II graduate Greg Glover from Amarillo, Texas, along with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Economist Mark Welch, Ph.D., join us to discuss the Master Marketer program taking place in Lubbock, Texas, this year and their perspective on grain marketing today. 


Feb 4, 2019

In this episode we visit with Tom Sleight, president of the U.S. Grains Council about global grain issues. We discuss the importance of international grain trade and efforts of the U.S. Grains Council on behalf of sorghum farmers. With the current trade situation, market development remains a priority for the Sorghum...

Jan 28, 2019

In this episode, we discuss grain storage options and considerations with John Miller. Grain storage is not for everyone, but for those who choose to utilize grain storage, we have provided a list of farm storage resources including a list of bin and bagger companies.

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Jan 21, 2019

In this special episode of Sorghum Smart Talk we visit with a panel of four expert guests about the market potential for sorghum. As planting will commence soon and trade negotiations are ongoing, this episode was created with South Texas producers in mind to provide an update on current markets and the work the Sorghum...