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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.

May 10, 2019

In this episode we visit with Dan O'Bien, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics at Kansas State University. O'Brien gives an update on sorghum exports, current prices, basis, how trade negotiations are affecting these and marketing options farmers can utilize in this...


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. 

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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...


Dec 10, 2018

In this episode John Miller and John Duff continue their discussion on marketing terms and how the farmer can benefit from them. In part 2, they explore the topics of trading accounts, Hedge-to-Arrive contracts, minimum price contracts, options, hedging with futures and margin calls.

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